REAL ESTATE 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 a Real Estate Associate for our Real Estate Practice Group in Rochester, NY. Our team provides legal services for clients in commercial and residential real estate purchases and sales, mortgage lending, leasing, and related matters. Our clients include financial institutions, individuals, businesses, national retailers, and municipalities.
This position is responsible for contract review and negotiations, title review and clearance, representation of lending institutions and purchasers and sellers in residential and commercial transactions and deed transfers, while ensuring legal compliance in managed areas. Qualified candidates must be admitted to practice in New York State and have a minimum of two years of experience with real estate transactions, have a strong background managing non-attorney closing personnel, familiarity with closing software, and the ability to work in an accurate, detail-oriented and highly productive manner.
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.