Job Postings

Company Name: Sanctuary For Families Inc.
Position Title: Staff Attorney, Immigration Intervention Project
Location: Brooklyn, New York, US, 11201

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(Posted January 6, 2021)


The New York office of Akerman LLP seeks an Associate with 4 to 6 years of labor and employment defense experience.  Employment litigation and counseling experience is required, and experience handling wage and hour litigation in particular is preferred.  Excellent academics, legal research, writing and analytical skills, as well as federal and state court experience, are required. Must possess a Juris Doctorate degree from an ABA accredited law school and be a member of the New York State Bar.  Akerman LLP is ranked among the top 100 law firms in the United States by The American Lawyer and is ranked by Financial Times as among the most forward thinking firms in the industry. Its more than 700 lawyers and business professionals collaborate with the world’s most successful enterprises and entrepreneurs to navigate change, seize opportunities, and help drive innovation and growth.  Law360 ranks Akerman among the Top 4 Law Firms for Diversity (2019) and among the Top 5 BigLaw firms for female lawyers (2019). Akerman is also ranks among the “Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality” by the Corporate Equality Index (2019) and is ranked by The American Lawyer among the top 100 U.S. law firms for diversity (2019).  We are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can reach their full potential, no matter their race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation or genetic makeup. To learn more, go to www.akerman.com.

(Posted December 29, 2020)


New York University is seeking an Associate General Counsel for the New York office.  CLICK HERE for more info.

(Posted December 22, 2020)


Applications are being accepted for a Deputy Assistant Public Defender for the Waterford/Willimantic
Juvenile Office.  Click here for more info.

(Posted December 8, 2020)


Nixon Peabody is looking for an Affordable Housing Associate to join their Affordable Housing and Real Estate Practice Group.  CLICK HERE for more info.  For consideration, please visit their website to apply online at: https://www.nixonpeabody.com/careers. All candidates must apply directly.

(Posted November 30, 2020)


The US Army Corps of Engineers is seeking a supervisory attorney position located on Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn.  This position is a civilian position.  This position is an important part of the Leadership Team in the Corps of Engineers North Atlantic Division (NAD) with direct responsibility over legal services in all areas of the law and NAD missions.  Those areas include Civil Works, MILCON, Interagency and International Services, environmental law, ethics, the Corps’ regulatory program, procurement law, litigation, labor/employment, and real estate.  The NAD Division Counsel supervises four Assistant Division Counsels, one of whom is at Aberdeen Proving Ground supporting the Northern REEO function) and six district counsels in Manhattan, Baltimore, Philadelphia; Concord, Massachusetts; Norfolk, Virginia;, and Wiesbaden, Germany).  NAD has the largest and most varied program in USACE with multiple high visibility projects in the U.S. and Europe.

More information on this position can be found at:  https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/583616900

(Posted November 13, 2020)


Sanctuary for Families, Center for Battered Women’s Legal Services, the largest provider in the U.S. of legal services exclusively for victims of domestic violence and related forms of gender-based violence seeks a dynamic individual with a commitment to working with victims and survivors. The Staff Attorney primary duty will be to provide direct representation in family law matters including custody, visitation, and order of protection cases in addition to working on the Center’s legal helpline and conducting community outreach and training.  CLICK HERE for more info.

(Posted November 5, 2020)


Nixon Peabody is seeking to hire a motivated senior-level associate to join either their Albany, Chicago, Los Angeles, Jericho, New York City, or Providence office.  CLICK HERE for more info.

(Posted November 3, 2020)