Senior Level Attorney: Labor Law and Litigation

Cohen, Weiss and Simon LLP in New York, NY seeks a senior level attorney with seven (7) or more years of experience for our labor law and litigation practice.  Our firm represents national, regional and local labor unions and employee benefit plans affiliated with labor unions, and has active practices in bankruptcy, harassment and discrimination prevention, diversity equity and inclusion and employment law. 

The ideal candidate must be able to assume a lead attorney role in all stages of federal and state court litigation, including appearing in court, drafting briefs, conducting discovery, and preparing for and litigating at trial, as well as practicing at the NLRB and handling labor arbitrations.  The applicant must possess exemplary research, writing, analytical, and oral advocacy skills, and must also have a strong attention to detail.  This position offers opportunities for significant client and case-handling responsibilities, and the candidate must be able to work well and effectively with labor union clients.

We offer a competitive salary in a collegial atmosphere with generous benefits.  We are committed to fostering a firm culture of diversity, equity and inclusion.  BIPOC, women, individuals with disabilities and members of the LGBTQIA+ community are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Please send a cover letter, resume and unedited writing sample to attorneyhiring@cwsny.com.  Please place “Attorney Position” in the Subject line of your submission.