Real Estate Litigation/Landlord-Tenant Attorney Job in New York City, NY Near Me - 326360 |

Real Estate Litigation/Landlord-Tenant Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location New York - New York City

Job ID 3SAI326360

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 5 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

Estimated Salary Lower than Highest Salary Band in Market (Varies by Firm)

Practice Areas Real Estate - GeneralReal Estate - Commercial TransactionsReal Estate - Residential TransactionsLitigation - Construction - GeneralLitigation - Real Estate - DefenseLitigation - Commercial

2024-04-15 20:15:13

A law firm in New York City is seeking a skilled Real Estate Litigation/Landlord-Tenant Attorney to join their team. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in drafting motions for summary judgment, appearing in Landlord-Tenant court, handling NYC-based court appearances, and providing legal counsel to real estate operators. Commercial litigation and NYC real estate experience are preferred.



  • Draft motions for summary judgment and motions to compel
  • Represent clients in Landlord-Tenant court, arguing motions and trying cases
  • Prepare predicate notices, including rent demands, termination notices, notices to cure, non-payment, and holdover petitions
  • Draft pleadings in plenary actions for breach of contract/lease/guaranty
  • Draft lease modifications, surrender agreements, and other related landlord-tenant agreements
  • Provide day-to-day legal advice and counsel to real estate operators, focusing on the NYC region and throughout the US
  • Handle landlord/tenant trials, if required
  • Handle commercial and construction litigation matters, if necessary



  • 5+ years of Landlord-Tenant/Real Estate Litigation experience
  • Experience handling NYC-based Landlord-Tenant court appearances
  • Knowledge of NYC real estate law (residential and commercial)
  • Commercial litigation experience is a plus
  • Strong drafting skills for legal motions, pleadings, and agreements
  • Ability to provide strategic legal advice and counsel to clients
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational abilities



Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school



Admitted to the New York State Bar



  • Legal drafting (motions, pleadings, agreements)
  • Courtroom advocacy
  • Legal research and analysis
  • Client counseling
  • NYC real estate law knowledge
  • Commercial litigation skills
  • Negotiation and mediation abilities


Benefits offered:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Group term life insurance
  • Accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Optional term life insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Aflac
  • 401(k)
  • Paid time off
  • Referral bonuses
  • Paid holidays

This boutique New York law firm offers competitive salaries and practices in the areas of trusts and estates, taxation, arbitration, mediation, ADR, and labor law. Attorneys enjoy a friendly, small-firm atmosphere.

Your information will not be forwarded to any employers at this time. A recruiter will contact you with more information once our internal review of your resume is completed.

Similar Jobs Near Me

View All Listings

Commercial Litigation Attorney

 New York - New York City

A law firm is seeking a Commercial Litigation Attorney with the following responsibilities, qualifications, and benefits:Job Overview:Provide legal representation to clients in commercial litigation matters.Conducted legal research, prepared legal documents, and advocated for clients in court proceedings.Duties:Handle a caseload of commercial litig....

View Job Post

Commercial Litigation/Insurance Coverage Attorney

 New York - New York City

A law firm in New York, NY, is seeking a Commercial Litigation/Insurance Coverage Attorney with 2-5 years of experience. The ideal candidate will have strong research and writing skills, as well as confidence in appearing before court and clients. Bar admission in NY is helpful. Duties:Handle all aspects of commercial litigation and insurance ....

View Job Post

Litigation Attorney

 New York - New York City

A law firm is seeking a Litigation Attorney for their New York City office with 12-18 years of commercial litigation experience. The candidate will be responsible for representing clients in commercial litigation matters, providing legal advice and guidance, and managing all aspects of the litigation process.Duties:Conduct legal research and analys....

View Job Post