Careers

Each new client and project brings new challenges and opportunities. That is why we are constantly looking for experienced, motivated and talented people to join our team. Career opportunities at Couch White range from attorneys at all skill levels to paralegals and administrative assistants. Additionally, each year Couch White participates with area law school career development offices in recruiting summer associates. For second year law students interested in our summer associate program please contact your law school’s career development office.

If you are interested in a position with our law firm or your law school does not participate in our summer associate program you may submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample and salary requirements to:

Linda M. Haskell
Administrator
Couch White, LLP
540 Broadway
P.O. Box 22222
Albany, New York 12201

You may also submit your inquiry via email.

Available Positions

Legal Secretary+

Job Description – Litigation Department

Perform a variety of administrative, secretarial and clerical duties. Supports litigation attorneys and other staff with ability to work independently on multiple tasks.  Maintain client files and attorney calendars.  Exercise judgement and prioritize work.  May assist in drafting routine documents.

Challenge of position is to organize time to keep up with the volume of work and meet daily deadlines.

Candidate should have the following skills:

  • Be motivated
  • Have exceptional organization skills
  • Have a positive attitude
  • Excellent typing skills
  • Ability to multitask and work on many projects at one time
  • Team work oriented
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and challenging environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

This position offers a competitive salary, bonuses, and a full benefits package.