Wilson Elser is currently seeking a Municipal Liability Defense Attorney for its White Plains, New York Office.

About the Organization

Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm with more than 900 attorneys, across 42 offices in the United States and one in London.

About the Position

Wilson Elser is currently seeking a Municipal Liability Defense Attorney. This role is has the flexibility to be based in either White Plains or NYC offices but will require frequent travel to White Plains. This is an excellent opportunity for lawyers with litigation experience who are looking to grow in their careers and take on increased and substantive defense litigation based responsibilities.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Independently manage a litigation caseload, working cases from beginning to end
  • Work closely with other attorneys and partners on legal projects
  • Regularly handle court appearances and depositions
  • Communicate with clients and provide status reports

Minimum Qualifications

  • JD from an accredited law school
  • Admitted to practice in New York State
  • 2+ years of defense litigation
  • Experience with general liability and municipal liability defense matters

Desired Skills

  • Ability to integrate into a fast-team-oriented environment
  • Strong writing skills are a must


White Plains, NY.


The annualized salary range for this position is $105,000 to $160,000. Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience and other job-related factors permitted by law.

How to Apply?

Apply online by sending your credentials to AttorneyRecruiting@wilsonelser.com and putting “Municipal Liability Defense Attorney” in the subject line.

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