NY Commercial Litigation Attorney (Hybrid / Full-Time Permanent)
Latitude is seeking a Long Island, NY-based Commercial Litigation Attorney with an interest in maritime/admiralty law to join a globally recognized law firm with offices in Oyster Bay, NY. The firm handles a wide variety of matters including admiralty, maritime, general liability, insurance, commercial disputes, and white-collar criminal defense. Interested candidates should have at least 3-5 years of experience with federal and state court litigation and the ability to handle a busy caseload; those with in-court experience will be preferred. Excellent academic credentials, written and oral advocacy skills, and phone and email etiquette are a must. Candidates must be licensed and in good standing in New York; Texas, Florida and/or Louisiana admission are a plus. This is a hybrid position.
Requirements for the NY Commercial Litigation Attorney:
3-5 years of experience with federal and state court commercial litigation
Interest in maritime/admiralty law; no prior experience necessary
Court experience is preferred
Licensed to practice and in good standing in New York; Texas, Florida and/or Louisiana admission are a plus
J.D. from an accredited law school and excellent academic credentials
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, professional law firm setting and handle a busy caseload
Excellent written and oral advocacy skills; email and phone etiquette are a must
Position Details of the NY Commercial Litigation Attorney:
Type of Role: Permanent
Location: Hybrid (must reside near New York, NY)
Pay: The base salary for this role is $100,000 - $165,000. Pay is based on multiple factors including but not limited to work experience, qualifications, credentials, and location.
Benefits: In addition to pay, a competitive benefits package is also provided, including medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance; 401(k) and generous leave policies.
Confidentiality Latitude will not propose you to prospective clients without your prior consent. Candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.
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