Real Estate Associate Attorney

Posted Nov 06
Full Time
New York City Metropolitan Area

Our client is a well-respected law firm with an award winning Real Estate practice based in midtown Manhattan. We are eagerly looking to expand the Commerical Real Estate practice with the addition of an associate (3-7 years of experience). This is an opportunity to join a group that anticipates doubling in size in the next 18 months and hopes to fast-track the new hire to partnership.

Client Details

  • Candidate should be well versed in handling a wide variety of litigation matters, including motion papers, pleadings, discovery demands and responses, surrender, license and settlement agreements relating to commercial and residential real estate and landlord-tenant matters,
  • Understanding all aspects of Real Estate due diligence review, including title & survey review, corporate governance and authority review, opinion review
  • Back round in construction, condo/coop and/or commercial landlord-tenant is preferred
  • Familiarity and comfort in speaking to clients and opposing counsel


  • Handling discovery and litigation discovery disputes
  • Speaking directly with clients and opposing counsel
  • Taking and defending depositions
  • Conducting witness interviews
  • Drafting and arguing pleadings and motions
  • Day-to-day case management
  • Participation in trial preparation


  • Juris Doctor degree (JD)
  • New York State Bar Admission
  • Commercial and or Real Estate Litigation experience