Employment Opportunities

ATTORNEY OPENING

Schlanger Law Group LLP, a consumer protection law firm focusing on class actions, identity theft and fair credit reporting litigation, and significant collection defense matters is seeking a full-time attorney to work out of either its midtown Manhattan or upstate (New Paltz) office.  Our firm focuses on sophisticated advocacy, primarily in federal court.

Requirements:

Candidates must be admitted in New York (or qualify for reciprocity) and have:

  • at least 4 years of federal litigation experience;
  • superior persuasive legal writing ability;
  • experience taking and defending depositions;
  • strong academic credentials;
  • experience litigating consumer protection cases (FCRA, FDCPA; TILA; civil RICO, etc.) and/or federal class actions, whether on behalf of plaintiffs or defendants.

Federal commercial litigation experience also highly valued.

Former federal clerks strongly encouraged to apply.

We offer:

  • a great working environment;
  • a competitive compensation, including both a base salary and compensation based on case outcomes;
  • a love for the practice of law as a craft and in service of consumers and others who have been treated unfairly;
  • significant case responsibilities and other opportunities for leadership.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

How to apply:

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, a list of three references with contact information including email addresses and phone numbers, and a writing sample. The cover letter should indicate whether the candidate is primarily interested in working out of the NYC or upstate office. Applications should be submitted to:  employment@consumerprotection.net