Expanding downtown law firm has an immediate associate attorney opportunity. The associate will be responsible for managing individual cases on behalf of students and their parents against the NYC DOE at impartial hearings. Candidates must have hands-on child advocacy/special education law experience helpful. Attorneys currently working for the DOE/OLS or Corporation Counsel are encouraged to apply to this immediate job opportunity - all inquiries will be kept in strict confidence.
Candidates must possess excellent academic credentials, as well as strong writing, analytical and organizational skills. Must be an independent thinker and problem solver who takes initiative and has a passion for this area of law.
Salary to 120K commensurate with experience in this particular practice area.