800-403-5522 Long Island • NYC • Saratoga
Posted August 11, 2023

Job Description

Job description – Med Mal/Nursing Home

Lewis Johs Avallone Aviles, LLP is seeking a Litigation Associate to join our Senior Care/medical malpractice litigation team. Named in the 2023 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” for the 12th consecutive year, recipient of the 2022 Top Workplaces by Dan’s Papers and the Long Island Press, as well as the Long Island Business News Reader Rankings Best Law Firm (Overall) 2022, Lewis Johs Avallone Aviles, LLP is seeking a full-time attorney with at least 3-7 years of experience in nursing home defense matters. We are looking for a candidate who is capable of independently handling a full case load from inception to trial.


The duties and responsibilities of the Litigation Attorney position include, but are not limited to –

  • managing a caseload and assisting to cover the calendar
  • conducting and defending depositions of all parties and non-parties
  • meeting and working with client facilities and employees
  • producing clients for deposition
  • reviewing medical records
  • meeting with experts
  • strong writing and analytical skills
  • drafting and/or reviewing pleadings, motions and other discovery items
  • handling all aspects of litigation and trial

The ideal candidate will be a self-starting individual who thrives in a fast paced, friendly environment with an interest in an expanding practice area.


  • Admitted to practice in NYS and in good standing
  • At least 3-7 years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated excellence in research, writing, and legal analysis
  • Excellent communication skills. Must be responsive.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills

This is an excellent long term career opportunity for the right individual who is eager to develop independence and responsibility in all aspects of cases and client relations.

About Lewis Johs Avallone Aviles, LLP

Lewis Johs Avallone Aviles, LLP was established in 1993 and has continually grown to a 55+ attorney, multi practice. Our firm seeks candidates who share our passion to provide the highest level of service and to exceed our clients’ expectations.

Benefits of a career at LJAA include:

  • Marketing and communications support to participate in panels, publish articles, and gain visibility
  • Competitive benefits package is offered which includes: BCBS medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, health savings account, 401k, paid holidays, paid time off and the option to enroll in additional voluntary ancillary benefits.

We are conveniently located at exit 58 off of the Long Island Expressway on the corner of Veterans Memorial Highway and Motor Parkway in the pink glass building.


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From $75,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday


  • medical malpractice: 2 years (Required)

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Islandia, NY 11749

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