Alchemy Legal

Construction Attorney (preferably someone with some litigation and transactional experience) – New York, NY

Alchemy Legal - New York, NY

Construction Attorney (preferably someone with some litigation and transactional experience) – New York, NY 

Midsize, midtown Real Estate/Construction law firm seeks a litigation associate with a minimum of 6-7 years’ experience in construction contracts and dispute resolution, including significant experience in the following areas:

  • drafting and negotiating construction contract documents, including
    • general contracts,
    • construction management agreements,
    • subcontractor agreements,
    • professional services agreements, consulting agreements. And
    • AIA and DBIA forms
  • providing advice on issues of contract interpretation and scope of contractual responsibilities
  • NY mechanics lien and trust fund statutes, including filing and discharging mechanics liens
  • Dispute resolution in New York state and federal courts, AAA arbitration, and mediations, including:
    • e-filing cases in NYCEF and PACER,
    • preparing and filing pleadings,
    • preparing and responding to interrogatories and document requests,
    • briefing and arguing motions to dismiss and for summary judgment,
    • conducting legal research including in WESTLAW,
    • writing legal memoranda,
    • producing and reviewing documents in e-discovery platforms,
    • preparing issue books,
    • taking and defending depositions,
    • drafting mediation statements,
    • preparing fact and expert witnesses for hearings,
    • appearing for court conferences,
    • preparing exhibit lists and assembling trial and arbitration exhibits,
    • some experience examining witnesses at hearings or trial, and
    • negotiating settlement agreements


Please note the Construction Litigation Attorney role is both transactional and litigation

Compensation will be commensurate with experience, salary is flexible depending on the candidate

Prestigious Law Firm provides great environment and working atmosphere.

To hear more (confidentially of course), please email your resume along with salary expectations.

Thank you!

Phillip Prodehl

Alchemy Legal

Nationwide Legal Recruitment and Placement


Posted On: Monday, September 26, 2022

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