Creditors’ Rights Attorney

Jensen Baird is an established mid-sized law firm with offices in Portland and Kennebunk offering services in over ten complementary practice areas.  The firm seeks an experienced creditors’ rights attorney to join its suite of highly accomplished and respected attorneys.  Practice in this area includes representing secured and unsecured creditors in collection and repossession actions, as well as in foreclosures and bankruptcy cases of all types.  A candidate should have a working knowledge of the Bankruptcy Code and Rules, consumer credit and collection law, the Uniform Commercial Code, and foreclosure law in general.  In addition to representing clients in court actions, the candidate will be required to provide clients with day to day advice, as well as provide national creditors with information concerning Maine law.  Candidates must be a member in good standing of the Maine Bar or eligible for admission. 

Preferably, the candidate will also have:

·         A minimum of five years of experience in the above matters; 

·         Expertise in preparing and reviewing consumer credit forms for use by clients in entering into and servicing consumer credit transactions;

·         Limited expertise in banking law, including preparation of forms to be used with respect to particular types of banking transactions such as ACH and wire transfer agreements;

·         Expertise in preparing contracts of various types for provision of goods and/or services.

 

Why Jensen Baird?

Jensen Baird provides a collaborative and supportive working environment with a high degree of flexibility and autonomy.  We regard our clients as partners and take great pride in our work.  Our attorneys are dedicated and motivated professionals who are committed to the success of the firm.  We value their hard work and strive to maintain a culture that supports their personal lives and well-being.  We offer first class office space in downtown Portland, paid parking, competitive wages and a robust benefits package that includes medical, dental, HRA and FSA, life and disability insurance, and 401(k). 

Please send a letter of application and resume to:

Jensen Baird

c/o Hiring Partner
P.O. Box 4510
Portland, ME 04112

or by email to kbunch@jensenbaird.com

Jensen Baird is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.