Careers

As our success depends on the success of our clients, it also depends on the success of our lawyers and administrative staff. Voted one of Long Island’s Top Workplaces, we at Certilman Balin pride ourselves as a competitive, yet collegial law firm. With a primary focus on the delivery of professional legal services and responsive service, we also strive to make our surrounding community a better place. If you want to make an impact on the legal landscape on Long Island, we welcome having a conversation with you. At this time, the firm has the following openings:

The Commercial Real Estate/Land Use Department is currently seeking an associate with 0-3 years of experience.  

Position will entail 1) land use and zoning approvals (preparation of applications to various municipalities, due diligence and attendance at hearings) and 2) acquisitions and sales of residential and commercial real property (preparation and negotiation of contracts, title review, perform due diligence, conduct closings).  Ideal candidate must be independent, hard-working and have strong academic credentials. 

Benefits offered include medical, dental, vision and life insurance as well as 401(k)/profit sharing plan. Salary commensurate with experience.

Qualified candidates only, please e-mail cover letter and resume to:  careers@certilmanbalin.com.

The Commercial Real Estate/Commercial Lending Group seeks an associate with 0-3 years of experience. Commercial/residential real estate experience preferred. 

Benefits offered include medical, dental, vision and life insurance, as well as 401(k)/profit sharing plan. Salary commensurate with experience.

Qualified candidaes only, please e-mail cover letter, resume and references to: careers@certilmanbalin.com. Please indicate “Commercial Real Estate/Commercial Lending Associate” in subject line when applying.

The Commercial Lending Group is seeking a full-time legal assistant/paralegal. This group is responsible for drafting and reviewing commercial loan documents, as well as collection and review of title work, insurance and organizational documents, lease agreements, etc.

The position consists of both paralegal and secretarial duties. The successful candidate will have the ability to work independently, the willingness to develop the skills necessary to become a senior paralegal, and will be exposed to significant client contact.

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • The candidate must be organized, detail oriented, able to meet deadlines and multi-task and available to work occasional overtime.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Strong interpersonal communication and writing skills with the ability to effectively interact via telephone, e-mail and in person with clients, attorneys, title companies, insurance companies, etc.
  • Paralegal certificate preferred.
  • General real estate experience a plus.
BENEFIT PACKAGE:

Benefits offered include medical, dental, vision and life insurance, as well as 401(k)/profit sharing plan.

Qualified candidates only, please e-mail cover letter and resume to: careers@certilmanbalin.com. Please indicate “Paralegal/Legal Assistant” in the subject line, when applying.

Certilman Balin Adler & Hyman, LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    
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Testimonials

“CBAH encompasses many things from ethics to goals to the people hired.  After 10 years working at CBAH, the firm has always shown their workers appreciation and recognition for their dedication and hard work.  The energy from the top down is contagious.”
Kathy Crisafi
Floater
“I just celebrated my 20 year anniversary here at CBAH.  If that doesn’t speak volumes as a testament to the morale and positive energy we have here, I don’t know what does.  This is a great place to work!”
Jenney Tesoriero
Escrow Manager
“I have worked at Certilman Balin for almost 30 years. Many changes have occurred during that time, except for one. The caring, empathy, compassion, respect, altruism and benevolence I have experienced through the attorneys and my fellow employees remains unsurpassed. Certilman Balin is characteristic of a home and where would be a better place to work?”
Theresa Curcio
Paralegal in Tax Certiorari Group
“For 20 years, I have been telling our story. We have a great group of people here, and I am proud of the difference we make in the legal field, our community, and with each other.”
Debra Scala Giokas
Director of Marketing
“I joined Certilman Balin in 2011, and have gained invaluable experience as a litigator. Throughout these years, I have worked with and learned from sharp legal minds. As a team, we continue to meet our challenges and provide superior legal services to our clients.”
Stephen Mc Quade
Associate in Labor Group