Bankruptcy Associate

Long Island, New York Permanent USD150,000 - USD180,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Rewarding Associate role with an award winning law firm in Long Island.
  • Bankruptcy Associate with highly collaborative team in great boutique firm.

About Our Client

Boutique, full-service, law firm with just under 100 attorney's - hybrid position based in their Long Island (Garden City) office, the firm has three other US offices.

Job Description

Responsibilities as Bankruptcy Associate vary and include:

  • Handling all aspects of end to end client Bankruptcy matters
  • Drafting first day pleadings, motions & chapter 11 plans
  • Drafting complaints and motions
  • Conducting discovery
  • Taking depositions
  • Appearing in Federal, State and Bankruptcy Courts
  • Negotiating settlements
  • Corresponding with Opposing Counsel & Clients



MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal Associate Attorney will have demonstrable experience:

  • Juris Doctor degree essential
  • New York state bar essential
  • 3+ years' Bankruptcy law firm experience required
  • Candidates must have substantive knowledge of Title 11 of the US Code, all related rules and procedures, as well as Company side debtor experience
  • Experience in bankruptcy and creditors' rights law, including collateral repossession, the Uniform Commercial Code (Articles 2, 2A and 9 in particular), equipment leasing, commercial real estate foreclosure and commercial finance law
  • Courtroom experience
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

What's on Offer

The Associate Attorney will receive:

  • Competitive salary $150,000 - $180,000 depending on experience
  • Origination bonus
  • Hybrid working
  • Excellent opportunity to join a highly collaborative and successful Practice/ full-service, boutique Firm
Contact
Anna Jacobs
Quote job ref
JN-032024-6361694

Job summary

Sector
Legal
Sub Sector
Associate - Law Firm
Industry
Business Services
Location
Long Island
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Anna Jacobs
Job Reference
JN-032024-6361694
Job Nature
Hybrid working