Associate Attorney, Real Estate/Banking, Rochester, NY
The Rochester office of Lippes Mathias LLP seeks an ambitious attorney with two+ years of experience for an Associate position with our Real Estate/Banking Practice Team. The Banking Practice Team at Lippes Mathias LLP is a comprehensive and experienced legal team, aggregating bank and borrower-side expertise and providing an invaluable tool for lenders and borrowers alike. The duties will focus on handling a wide variety of sophisticated financial transactions with an emphasis on secured transactions, commercial real estate financing, mezzanine loans and loan participations and syndications.
Strong skills in communication, confidence, legal advocacy skills, and enjoy working in a team environment are required. Experience with secured transactions is required. Strong academic credentials, analytical skills, and verbal and written communication skills are also required. The attorney selected for this position must be a self-starter and will have the opportunity for direct client contact.
Applicants should have not less than two (2) years of Real Estate/Banking experience with demonstrated ability to handle specific tasks such as negotiating and drafting loan documents, closing secured transactions, etc. The location is Rochester NY for this position; a New York bar license is required.
Lippes Mathias is a growing law firm with more than 135 attorneys and 210 total employees located in eight offices (Buffalo, Albany, Rochester, Jacksonville, Washington D.C., Chicago, New York City and Burlington, Ontario). We rely upon and promote teamwork among staff, paralegals, and attorneys to meet the expectations of our clients. We look to hire people who are excellent at what they do and have a positive attitude toward serving our clients’ needs. We are a firm that values a diversity of ideas and experiences in an atmosphere that is collegial and open.
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