Our client, a mid-sized firm , is seeking an associate with 3 to 7 years’ experience, with a focus on litigation and labor/employment law, to join its White Plains, NY office. The firm and group represent municipalities and other employers in management side litigation matters, ranging from unlawful dismissal to wage and hour disputes, as well retaliatory actions and more.
The ideal candidate will possess strong litigation skills, excellent research, writing and analytical abilities, as well as the ability to work independently and collaboratively in a law firm setting. Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills along with the ability to interact with court personnel, clients, colleagues and opposing counsel.
Measurable experience taking depositions, arguing motions, writing and analyzing briefs, in sophisticated litigation practice, is required. This on-site position is an opportunity to work side by side with partners and others in the firm and out. NY Bar admission is required. Compensation includes salary (120K -160K+), bonus and a robust benefits package.
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