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Lateral Partner, Taxation & Estates

Meister Seelig & Fein PLLC is actively seeking a lateral partner to expand our Taxation & Estates practice. Formed 25 years ago,  Meister Seelig & Fein PLLC continues to grow in our in our core practice areas: commercial litigation, commercial real estate, taxation & estates, criminal defense and employment. We are particularly interested in hearing from ambitious, entrepreneurial and experienced attorneys with a significant portable book of business with growth potential.

The perfect Taxation & Estates candidate should have extensive experience in complex trust and estate planning and administration, including fiduciary tax and accounting, gift and estate tax return preparation, estate controversies and audits and complex valuation issues. Must have experience with estate and wealth planning for high net worth individuals and families and will be able to advise on income tax, transfer tax and charitable planning and pass-through entity and business succession planning.   The candidate should also have broad experience in Federal tax planning matters relating to individuals and entities, as well as transactional matters.

LL.M. in taxation is required and New York Bar admission is required (admission to Connecticut, Massachusetts, Florida or New Jersey is a plus).

This position offers significant responsibility and client interaction. The firm offers a competitive salary range $220K-$320K, excellent benefits including 401(k) and health insurance. We are an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer.

How to Apply

Please send resumes, including a cover sheet to Chief Marketing Officer, Eileen Duffy @Eileen Duffy.

*Be sure to include “Taxation & Estates – Lateral Partner” in the subject line.


Senior Attorney, Transactions, Commercial Real Estate

We are searching for a senior-level transaction attorney who can work independently and has very strong experience. The ideal candidate has proven experience representing clients on (i) a wide range of real estate matters, including the acquisition, development, financing, leasing and management of retail, office, industrial, hospitality, residential and mixed-use real estate assets, (ii) joint ventures and partnerships. The ideal candidate will also be expected to focus on conveyancing and borrower side financing and be able to thoroughly review loan documents.

Salary Range – $260k-$320K

The ideal candidate must have a JD and be admitted to practice in New York as well as a background in the NY Real Estate market.

How to Apply

Please send resumes, including a cover sheet to Chief Marketing Officer, Eileen Duffy @Eileen Duffy.

*Be sure to include “Senior Associate, Commercial Real Estate” in the subject line.


Mid-Level Associate, Commercial Real Estate

Meister Seelig & Fein is actively seeking a Mid-Level Associate (5-8 years) to join our Commercial Real Estate practice. Formed 25 years ago,  Meister Seelig & Fein continues to grow in our core practice areas: commercial litigation, commercial real estate, taxation & estates, criminal defense and employment.

The ideal candidate will have experience in commercial leasing, representing both landlords and tenants of medium to large-scale office, retail and other commercial developments. Experience in advising real estate clients on the structuring and negotiation of their various disposition, acquisition, and financing transactions through to closing preferred.

Salary Range – $180k-$220k

The ideal candidate must have a JD and be admitted to practice in New York as well as a background in the NY Real Estate market.

How to Apply

Please send resumes, including a cover sheet to Chief Marketing Officer, Eileen Duffy @Eileen Duffy.

*Be sure to include “Mid-Level Associate, Commercial Real Estate” in the subject line.


Paralegal, Corporate 

Meister Seelig & Fein is actively seeking a Paralegal (3-5 years) to join our Corporate practice. Formed 25 years ago,  Meister Seelig & Fein continues to grow in our core practice areas: commercial litigation, commercial real estate, taxation & estates, criminal defense and employment.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with drafts and review of agreements and correspondence regarding to joint ventures, financings and acquisitions;
  • Provide support for general corporate governance matters;
  • Organize corporate records and conduct due diligence reviews;
  • Provide paralegal support to the broader Corporate Legal group as needed.

Qualifications:

  • Significant corporate law experience;
  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience with a law firm strongly preferred;
  • Self-starter who can work with minimal supervision;
  • Superior organization skills and attention to detail;
  • Excellent communications skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on collaboration;
  • Ad hoc assignments/projects as needed.
  • Salary Range – $70k-$90k

How to Apply

Please send resumes, including a cover sheet to Director of Human Resources, Yvette Pena at yp@msf-law.com

*Be sure to include “Paralegal, Corporate” in the subject line.