ATTORNEY - FORECLOSURE LITIGATION ATTORNEY (lender representation)

Location: West Orange, NJ
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $100,000.00 - $150,000.00
Degree: Juris Doctorate;
Date: 10/21/2014
Job ID: 02077146
Job Description
ATTORNEY - FORECLOSURE MORTGAGE LITIGATION ATTORNEY
West Orange, NJ


REQUIREMENTS:
  • 5+ years of current experience exclusively in contested mortgage foreclosure litigation,  representing lenders (banks, mortgage companies, financial institutions)
  • Current experience working for a law firm that specializes in Foreclosure litigation and represents lenders
  • JD  and   Admitted to the NJ Bar
  • Ability to travel to 21 county and bankruptcy court districts throughout NJ to conduct trials
RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Foreclosure  Litigation Attorney will lead all foreclosure litigation efforts, representing lenders, and manage the day to day functions of the foreclosure litigation department.   S/he will handle all phases of discovery, prepare responsive pleadings, motions and opposition and appear in court and conduct trials.  S/he will also manage a team of 2 paralegals and a Jr. Associate.  You will responsible for trial strategy, billing, and time management.

ABOUT THE FIRM:

50+ year old multi-state, multi-office law firm, specializing in Banking, Real Estate and Insurance Law with a number of practice areas including Mortgage Foreclosure Litigation,  Bankruptcy, Liability,  Fraud, and General Litigation, Construction, Environmental, among many others.   The firm has over 75 lawyers and is a growing practice.

COMPENSATION:

100-150K base + strong benefits package