Kaufman & Canoles is seeking a motivated, experienced real estate litigation lawyer to join our Real Estate Claims and Title Insurance Solutions team at our Virginia Beach office, located just blocks from the oceanfront. The lawyer will serve as a valuable member of an established team and will have the opportunity to work on matters involving real estate title claims, construction disputes including mechanic’s liens, legal malpractice defense, creditor’s rights, commercial civil litigation and related matters. This is a terrific opportunity to develop your practice within the Virginia Beach community and Hampton Roads.
Key roles will include the initial review and analysis of new matters, identifying issues and developing strategy for resolution, drafting pleadings, trial preparation, legal research, preparation of discovery requests and responses, participating in settlement negotiations and mediation and/or trial.
The ideal candidate will have 3-10 years of litigation experience with a working knowledge of real estate and title issues including deeds and deeds of trust, boundary lines, easements, partition, intestacy laws, judgments and lien priority, construction, creditor’s rights and related areas. They will possess excellent writing, analytical and communication skills and will share our firm’s core values of producing high-quality work and providing excellent client service.
Note: In order to be considered for this position, you will need to attach a writing sample to your application. Apply with cover letter, resume and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.kaufmanandcanoles.com/careers.
Juris Doctorate degree from a law school accredited by the American Bar Association with an outstanding academic record.
Admission to the Virginia Bar.
Licensed to practice law in Virginia and in good standing in the State of Virginia
About Kaufman & Canoles, P.C.
Tracing its origins to 1919, Kaufman & Canoles has developed its business law practice over the years to become the largest law firm headquartered in southeastern Virginia. With offices in Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Newport News, Chesapeake, Hampton, Richmond, Williamsburg and McLean, the firm serves international, national and regional clients needing assistance in a broad range of legal specialties.