800-403-5522 Long Island • NYC • Saratoga
Posted May 16, 2024

Job Description

Named in the 2024 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” for the 13th consecutive year, recipient of the 2023 Top Workplaces by 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 years of experience in construction accident litigation matters. We are looking for a candidate who is capable of independently handling a full case load.



Successful candidate will have experience handling construction accident cases, including scaffolding accidents, safety rule violations/non-compliance, bystander’s rights and wrongful death. Knowledge of New York State Labor Law Section(s) 200, 240 (1) and 241(6) and associated litigation is required.


Other duties and responsibilities of the construction accident attorney position include, but are not limited to –

  • managing a caseload and assisting to cover the calendar
  • conducting and defending depositions
  • producing clients for deposition
  • analyzing medical records
  • meeting with experts
  • attending inspections
  • strong writing and analytical skills
  • drafting motions, pleadings, and other discovery items
  • handling all aspects of litigation and trial

Qualified candidates must have effective communication and writing skills, solid law school and professional experience, as well as analytical and interpersonal skills. At least 3 years’ experience with construction accident matters is preferred.



  • Admitted to practice in NYS and in good standing.
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience, defending construction accident and/or Labor Law claims.
  • Demonstrated excellence in research, writing, and legal analysis.
  • Excellent communication skills. Must be responsive.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.

Premises Liability and General Liability litigation experience is helpful, but not required.

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 firm. 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.




Salary, commensurate with experience, as well as hybrid/remote opportunity, may be discussed further with potential successful candidates.


Salary: From $105,000+ per year (commensurate with experience level)


Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $105,000.00 per year



  • Construction Accident Litigation: 3 years (Required)


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