CORPORATE/MUNICIPAL ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY
This Position Reports to Our Rochester, NY Law Office
We are a growing mid-sized law firm, and we have an opening for an Associate Attorney to join our Corporate/Municipal Practice Group in Rochester, NY. Our ideal candidate has three to five years of public/municipal finance experience. This position manages client relationships and a broad array of public finance projects representing issuers, underwriters, trustees, credit providers and private borrowers in transactions involving governmental bonds, qualified hospital and health facilities bonds, qualified 501(c)(3) bonds, qualified mortgage bonds and other private activity bonds. Responsibilities include drafting and reviewing key transaction agreements and ancillary documentation and leading and coordinating the execution of successful transactions and deal closings. Knowledge of basic tax schema in the public finance arena is a plus.
Qualified candidates must be admitted to practice in New York State, possess strong drafting, negotiation, and technical skills, and be motivated self-starters who take ownership of their projects. We look to hire bright individuals who are team players with a strong work ethic, enthusiasm for providing excellent client service, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
We look to hire bright individuals who are motivated self-starters and team players with a strong work ethic, enthusiasm for providing excellent client service, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment. Some firms look for employees who live and breathe the law. But at Underberg & Kessler, we look for people with a variety of interests and a rich knowledge base. We believe that well-rounded individuals are of greater benefit to our clients because they bring more depth and understanding to the job. In a familial, yet professional, atmosphere, our commitment to clients extends from the partnership, to the associates, to the support staff.
The Firm is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Firm offers a collaborative and collegial environment, a competitive salary, and benefits package that includes, but is not limited to, medical, dental and vision plans, 401K, disability and life insurance, and paid vacation. To learn more about our Firm, please visit other pages of our website. If you are unable to submit your application due to a disability, please contact Karen Marr, Operations Manager, at to ask for an accommodation or an alternative application process.