Location: Bronx, NY
The Law Office of Daniel Berger, is seeking an Associate Attorney to join our Social Security Disability Law Firm based in the Bronx, New York, with work throughout the New York City area. As our practice continues to grow, we are looking for a highly-motivated and dedicated attorney who is ready to become part of our team.
Responsibilities and Qualifications
The Attorney will primarily be responsible for providing legal representation and assistance in Social Security Disability and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) claims. Duties will include new client interviews, all aspects of case development, legal advice to clients, preparation and representation at disability hearings before Administrative Law Judges. Attorneys will also be called upon to assist with oversight and provide guidance to support staff in matters related to legal issues or the handling of claims.
We are looking for an organized, fast learner who enjoys working in a dynamic and busy environment. Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with clients and staff is necessary. Excellent writing and communication skills and the ability to work independently and effectively in a diverse community is important. Good computer skills including accurate and quick data entry is a primary requirement. Prior relevant legal experience in Social Security Administration disability representation and the ability to speak Spanish are helpful.
*Current admission to NYS Bar
*Strong written and verbal/communication skills
*Desire to become a contributor to an excellent team of attorneys and support staff
*Willingness to learn and develop skills necessary to further their career working with clients who are injured or disabled
*Workers Compensation/Veterans experience is a plus.
We pay a salary based on background and experience.
Please email your resume and a sample of your written material to email@example.com.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: Based on experience
NOSSCR member: Daniel Berger