Shechtman Halperin Savage, LLP, is a full-service regional law firm offering high-quality legal services with fully staffed offices in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and New York. The firm maintains a standing commitment to excellence and a constant quest to exceed client expectations and has attorneys admitted to practice in every New England state.
Shechtman Halperin Savage, LLP has an opening in its Foreclosure/Default Servicing Department for a Foreclosure Attorney admitted in Massachusetts. The attorney in this position will oversee and work closely with support staff in drafting and reviewing all documentation necessary to complete a non-judicial mortgage mortgage foreclosure in the State of Massachusetts. The attorney will be engaged in related matters, including but not limited to debt disputes, tax sales, actions to enjoin foreclosure as well as bankruptcy and eviction actions. The attorney will be responsible for overseeing all stages of the foreclosure process in Massachusetts from title review and making demand to recording of foreclosure deeds. This position will be located in Rhode Island working out of our Pawtucket, Rhode Island office. The position may require court appearances and attendance at foreclosure sales, as applicable.
Primary Responsibilities include: Represent the interest of mortgage lenders and/or servicers in all stages of the foreclosure process in the State of Massachusetts. Review loan documents, title abstracts and all statutorily required notices, correspondence, pleadings and other documents. Efficiently and effectively prepare and respond to written inquiries or disputes. Attend and argue motions and other hearings before the courts. Work closely with and provide legal counsel to foreclosure clients throughout the foreclosure process.
Possess a Juris Doctor degree.
Admission to the bar in the State of Massachusetts required; admission in other New England states a plus.
Excellent communication skills.
Ability to multi-task and prioritize.
Outstanding interpersonal skills.
Understanding of how to deal with large and complex clients.
Ability to work in team environment to reach goals and objectives.
Ability to work directly with senior levels of management and to effectively communicate legal issues and obtain input and decision making within tight deadlines.
Talent for organization, efficiency, and proactive improvement of the status quo.
Ability to deal effectively with all employees and external business contacts while conveying a positive, service-oriented attitude.
Firm Amenities and Benefits:
Strong Benefits Package, including 401k retirement plan with employer matching, paid medical coverage, paid vacation and personal days, ten paid holidays
Friendly work environment
Onsite employee cafeteria with chef
Onsite fitness center and locker rooms
Conveniently located right off interstate 95 and directly on bus line
Life and disability insurance
Opportunity for growth and professional development