Associate - Litigation (New York, NY)

  • Oculus Legal
  • New York, NY

We are thrilled to present an opportunity for a litigation associate to join our client’s Litigation team at their New York office. Their team is known for its cohesion and collaboration, boasting a diverse and multidisciplinary practice that provides exposure to working closely with shareholders, engaging in business development, and participating in client-facing activities. Our client is committed to fostering career development and delivering exceptional client service.

About You:

  • You possess 3-4 years of experience in both general commercial litigation and bankruptcy
  • Your skill set includes drafting complaints and motions, conducting discovery, appearing in federal, state, and bankruptcy courts, negotiating settlements, and corresponding with opposing counsel and clients
  • Preferred experience in creditors’ rights law, encompassing collateral repossession, Uniform Commercial Code (Articles 2, 2A, and 9), equipment leasing, and commercial finance law
  • Proficient in deposition and case management
  • J.D. degree (or equivalent) with strong academic credentials
  • Admission in (and in good standing with) or actively pursuing admission in New York; New Jersey bar admittance is preferred in addition to New York

About Our Client:

  • Offer intellectually stimulating work within a personalized work environment
  • Opportunities for assuming increasing levels of responsibility and client interaction
  • Comprehensive professional development support, including training, mentoring, and performance feedback
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Hybrid work policy allowing for three days of in-office attendance and two days remote, fostering work-life balance for their team members.