O’Connell & Aronowitz seeks an associate with at least 2-4 years of civil litigation experience to join its Albany, NY office. Since its founding in 1925, O’Connell and Aronowitz has been recognized as one of the preeminent firms in the Capital District and is known for its dynamic litigation and trial practices. We are searching for an attorney who has successfully handled a diverse range of cases and who has practiced in New York state and federal courts. This position will principally handle plaintiffs personal injury litigation.
We expect candidates to have strong academic credentials, excellent writing and analytical skills, and experience that includes a high degree of responsibility in handling complex litigation matters. Admission to the New York bar and a federal bar in New York is required. Law review experience and/or judicial clerkship experience are a plus. The successful candidate will be expected to assume substantial responsibility, including drafting complaints, management of discovery, preparing and responding to dispositive and other motions, depositions and court appearances. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced attorney who wants to fully develop his or her litigation and trial skills. This position offers excellent growth and advancement opportunities. Compensation will be commensurate with experience.