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Career Opportunities

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The Law Firm of Cohen & Jaffe, LLP, busy, established, contemporary plaintiff personal injury law firm located in western Nassau, is seeking exceptional talent to join our team with the hope of developing a long-term employer / employee relationship where the employee has the ability to advance their career.

We strive to create an environment where our employees enjoy coming to work, all while maintaining a cohesive goal of exceeding client expectations.

If you are interested in joining our fast-paced, challenging work environment with the opportunity to advance, we welcome you to view our current opportunities below.

Please submit resume and salary requirements via email only in word format to: rsj@cohenjaffe.com. No phone calls, please.

Current Opportunities at the Law Office of Cohen & Jaffe:

Paralegal

Job Duties:

  • Successful candidate will handle personal injury cases from inception through and including trials including drafting summons and complaints, bills of particulars and other discovery documents, note of issue, and subpoenas.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years’ plaintiff personal injury experience.
  • Second language is a plus.
  • Must be energetic and motivated.

Job Type

  • Full-time

Personal Injury Attorney

Job Duties:

  • Advise clients claim liability and legal rights.
  • Interpret laws, rulings and regulations for clients.
  • Conduct depositions.
  • Respond to discovery demands.
  • Ability to conduct discover and draft motions.
  • Ability to present cases in court, argue motions and appeals.
  • Keeps clients informed by maintaining contact; communicating case progress.
  • Gather evidence to initiate legal actions, by such means as interviewing clients and witnesses to ascertain the facts of case.
  • Evaluate findings and develop strategies and arguments in preparation for presentation of cases.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications.
  • Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years’ plaintiff personal injury trial experience.
  • Able to build client relationships and practice client confidentiality.
  • Must be able to plan, be organized & dependable.
  • Must have strong attention to detail.
  • Must be licensed to practice law in the state New York.
  • Must be energetic and motivated.
  • Strong negotiations skills and creativity a must.
  • Medical background a plus.
  • Second language a plus.

Job Type

  • Full-time

Legal Adjuster

Job Duties:

  • Negotiate liability settlements with adverse carrier, claimants and attorney on personal injury claims.
  • Handle files within statutes and claim handling guidelines.
  • Document and respond to all correspondence.
  • Process payments.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 year experience in a personal injury office.
  • Good interpersonal, investigative, and negotiation skills required.
  • Ability to work well with supervising attorney.
  • Able to multi-task and handle large volumes of work in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Basic knowledge of medical terms.
  • Strong computer skills and record tracking.
  • Must be energetic and motivated.
  • Second language a plus.

Job Type

  • Full-time

Salary commensurate with experience. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

The Law Office of Cohen & Jaffe, LLP is an equal opportunity employer. We are pleased to offer the following benefits:

  • Paid Vacation & Sick Days
  • Medical Insurance
  • 401(K)

Interested in joining one of the top 10 personal injury law firms in Long Island? Apply via email today!