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Matrimonial Attorney

A small firm in lower Westchester County is looking to hire a matrimonial attorney who has focused his or her career on family law. Candidates should be able to commute to this location on a daily basis.

This is a permanent, full-time role. Please respond with preferred salaries.

Requirements:

  • 7+ years of matrimonial and family law experience
  • Exposure to domestic relations is a plus
  • Responsible for all aspects of family law litigation including client communications, drafting of pleadings, discovery, motion practice, hearings, trials, and mediations.
  • Expert knowledge of Family Court rules and procedures.
  • Able to interpret laws, rulings and regulations for individuals and clients.
  • Able to advise clients regarding legal rights and obligations.
  • Experience analyzing the probable outcomes of cases using knowledge of legal precedents.

Job Skills:

  • Demonstrates strong client management skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal abilities and social perceptiveness, being aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react as they do.
  • Exceptional oral comprehension and the ability to actively listen, giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, and asking questions as appropriate.
  • Excellent attention to detail and are persistent and thorough in completing work tasks.
  • Strong reading comprehension and writing skills, with the ability to translate complex business and legal concepts into clear and compelling text.
  • Outstanding ability to persuade others to change their minds or behavior.
  • Strong speaking ability and speech clarity, talking to others to convey complex ideas and information effectively.
  • Analyzing information and using logic to address work-related issues and problems.
  • Consistent dependability, must be reliable and responsible at fulfilling obligations and show a willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges.
  • Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
  • A sense of integrity, being honest and ethical.
  • Able to accept criticism and dealing calmly and effectively with high-stress situations.
  • Strong negotiation skills, working to reconcile differences and find mutual wins, while demonstrating an ability to close deals.
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