Job Postings

Listed below are open positions that NYWBA has been notified of. For additional openings, please navigate to WBASNY’s job postings here.


Careers in the Courts, New York State Unified Court System


Staff Attorney, Matrimonial/Economic Justice Project – Sanctuary for Families
The Staff Attorney will primarily handle housing matters such as eviction and HP actions in the housing courts of the five boroughs of New York City, lease termination matters, and legal advocacy on public housing, housing subsidies, and public benefits. The Staff Attorney will also provide civil legal screenings at the Brooklyn Family Justice Center and represent clients on some family law matters.
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Attorneys, Pro Bono Panel – U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
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Attorneys, Office of the General Counsel – Social Security Administration
The Social Security Administration’s (SSA), Office of the General Counsel (OGC) is looking for talented, articulate, and enthusiastic attorneys with superior academic qualifications, and excellent research, writing, and communications skills to fill a position/s in its New York location. If you are ready to make a difference in people’s lives while challenging your mind and developing your career, consider joining our dedicated team of attorneys.
Submit cover letter, resume, J.D. Law school transcript and current substantive legal writing sample to

Landlord/Tenant/Real Estate Litigation Attorney – Rivkin Radler LLP
Rivkin Radler LLP is seeking an attorney with 3-5 years of Landlord/Tenant/Real Estate Litigation experience to join our Uniondale, Long Island office.

Position requirements:

  • Experience handling NYC based Landlord/Tenant court appearances and preparing predicate notices a must
  • Landlord/Tenant trial experience a plus
  • NYC based real estate experience preferred (residential and commercial)
  • Commercial/construction litigation experience a plus

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