Foreclosure Litigation Attorney

Leopold & Associates, PLLC  •  New York, NY

Less than 5 years experience  •  Legal Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/02/17 by Benjamin Workman
Leopold & Associates, PLLC
New York, NY
Less than 5 years experience
Legal Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/02/17 Benjamin Workman

Leopold & Associates, PLLC, - Midtown New York, NY

Founded in 2011, Leopold & Associates, PLLC, is a rapidly growing multi-state law firm with offices in Armonk, New York, Midtown Manhattan, New York, Parsippany, New Jersey and Stamford, Connecticut. Our firm represents mortgage servicers, banks and investors in all courts, both state and federal, throughout the tri-state area. Leopold & Associates, PLLC, specializes in commercial and residential mortgage foreclosure, bankruptcy, creditors’ rights, evictions, loss mitigation, mediations, contested litigation, real estate and financial services litigation. We pride ourselves on our attention to detail, responsiveness, and innovation when navigating the difficult regulatory environment in today’s mortgage servicing industry. Our firm is dedicated to providing our clients with superior legal services in a quick, efficient and cost-effective manner. We are recognized as one of the leading firms in our field by the largest loan servicers in the nation.

Leopold & Associates is seeking an Attorney to join our team at our Midtown, NY Office. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with plenty of opportunities for growth and advancement.

The Foreclosure Litigation Attorney will represent secured creditors, banks and mortgage servicers in residential foreclosure litigation. Successful candidates must have NY Bar Admission and previous foreclosure OR litigation experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Interpreting laws, legislation or regulations, analyzing data, legal questions, and existing evidence or facts
  • Appear in court on inquests, conferences, hearings, and motions
  • Case management
  • Engage in extensive research
  • Draft various motions and written responses, including motions for summary judgment, motions to dismiss complaints, and orders to show cause
  • Conduct and defend depositions
  • Reviewing and addressing court and attorney correspondence

Education & Experience:

  • NY Bar Admission
  • Experience in NY civil practice
  • Complete knowledge of NY motion practice
  • Ability to manage workloads and projects
  • Must be proficient in MS Word, MS Outlook and Excel
  • Professional written and communication skills
  • Strong word processing and proofreading skills
  • Ability to work meticulously to ensure the quality of your product
  • Must have excellent phone manner and written and oral communication skills
  • Work well under pressure

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • Midtown New York, NY

Requirededucation:

  • Bachelor's

Requiredexperience:

  • NY Civil Practice: 4 years

Required licenses or certifications:

  • Juris Doctorate
  • NY Bar

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