Lateral Attorneys

Associate Attorney – Affordable Housing

Coats Rose, P.C. is a mid-sized transaction and litigation law firm focused on development: the development of real estate, affordable housing, special purpose districts, business and private wealth.  For over 30 years the firm has provided legal counsel to businesses, governmental entities, corporate, and high-net worth clients across the U.S. and internationally.  The firm was recently named to the 2020 Best Law Firms list by Best Lawyers and US News & World Report for national and metropolitan rankings.

Our busy and rapidly growing affordable housing practice is seeking an associate attorney with at least three years of experience in affordable housing real estate transactions.  Substantive legal experience in some or all of the following areas is highly desirable:  housing tax credits, public housing redevelopment, HUD programs.

The ideal candidate would be located and work within one of our Texas offices (Houston, Dallas, or Austin); however, we are open to the concept of a candidate working remotely from anywhere throughout the United States.

Minimal Job requirements:

  • J.D. from an ABA accredited law school;
  • Currently licensed to practice and in good standing;
  • A minimum of 3 years of direct, industry-related, substantive legal experience; and
  • Demonstrated ability to immediately assume a meaningful role and participate in projects and client relationships.

Compensation is competitive based on experience.

Coats Rose is committed to ensuring diversity in its workplace and a healthy work-life balance.  Qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.  All qualified  candidates should send cover letter, resume, and references by email to Rex Zgarba, Human Resources Manager, at rzgarba@coatsrose.com and reference “Affordable Housing Associate” in the subject line.


Associate Attorney – Public Finance (Houston)

Our busy and rapidly growing real estate development/public finance practice is seeking an associate attorney with experience in real estate development, public finance, public law, and government relations.  Substantive legal experience in some, or all, of the following areas is required:  real estate, real estate development, municipal utility districts, public improvement districts, public-private partnership in land development, and public law.

This position will be located and work in our Houston, Texas office.

Minimal Job requirements:

  • J.D. from an ABA accredited law school;
  • Currently licensed to practice and in good standing in Texas;
  • Preference of 2 years of substantive legal experience; and
  • Demonstrated ability to immediately assume a meaningful role and participate in projects and client relationships.

Compensation is competitive based on experience.

Coats Rose is committed to fostering a healthy work-life balance and diversity in its workplace.  Qualified  candidates should send cover letter, resume, and references by email to Rex Zgarba, Human Resources Manager, at rzgarba@coatsrose.com and reference “Public Finance Associate” in the subject line.

Locations

Houston

9 Greenway Plaza, Ste. 1000
Houston, Texas 77046
Phone: 713.651.0111
Fax: 713.651.0220
Toll Free: 800.535.2701

Dallas

14755 Preston Road
Suite 600
Dallas, Texas 75254
Phone: 972.788.1600
Fax: 972.702.0662

Austin

Terrace 2
2700 Via Fortuna, Suite 350
Austin, Texas 78746
Phone: 512.469.7987
Fax: 512.469.9408
Toll Free: 855.679.6763

San Antonio

1020 Northeast Loop 410, Ste. 800
San Antonio, Texas 78209
Phone: 210.224.7098
Fax: 210.212.5698
Toll Free: 800.862.5079

New Orleans

365 Canal Street, Ste. 800
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
Phone: 504.299.3070
Fax: 504.299.3071
Toll Free: 888.435.8214

Cincinnati

PNC Center
201 E. 5th Street, Suite 1810
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone: 513.830.0261
Fax: 513.672.0381