Career Opportunities

If you’re passionate about providing superior legal counsel we’d like to talk to you about joining the Lacy Katzen team.

Since the firm opened its doors in 1950, Lacy Katzen LLP has emphasized a friendly, team-oriented environment. At Lacy Katzen, our greatest asset is our people. We’re proud of our diversity of practice areas, our depth, and the skills that our partners and employees offer. These combined assets allow us to consistently provide exceptional service that exceeds our clients’ expectations.

We are proud to be the recipient of the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle Top Workplaces award since 2015. Dedicated employees and a commitment to our values of TeamworkExcellenceEthical Behavior and Fiscal Responsibility makes Lacy Katzen a great place to work.

We seek employees who are professional, ethical and committed to the firm and its clients. Our firm offers a fast-paced, challenging environment where creativity and independence are valued. We also offer a competitive benefits package that includes comprehensive medical and dental plans, 401(k) plan, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability plans, and paid vacation.

If you are interested in joining the Lacy Katzen LLP team, please forward your resume to


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Become a Part of Our Team


The attorneys at Lacy Katzen work together as a team with our paralegals and support professionals to focus on our clients’ needs, providing them with excellent client service at a level that stands out and exceeds their expectations.

Lacy Katzen hires attorneys who are client focused and demonstrate integrity, a strong work ethic, drive and enthusiasm. We look for intelligent attorneys who want challenging legal work and who take the initiative to work independently.


Paralegals are an integral part of the Lacy Katzen team. We value the significant contributions our paralegals make to providing excellent client service. Their legal knowledge contributes to allowing the firm to offer exceptional legal services. We look for candidates who are professional, motivated team players, able to assume a high level of responsibility and committed to quality work.

Support Professionals

Our highly qualified support professionals deliver excellent service to our clients on a consistent basis. With superior knowledge and commitment, they provide invaluable support to the daily functions of the firm.

Teamwork, strong communication skills, flexibility and initiative are a few of the important attributes we look for when hiring support staff.

Current Opportunities

Trusts & Estates - Attorney

Lacy Katzen LLP, a Democrat and Chronicle Top Workplace winner since 2015, is seeking attorneys experienced in estate planning, estate administration and/or elder law and Medicaid. We have an excellent opportunity to join an established practice group and develop an existing book of business. Candidates must be results oriented with a commitment to development and maintenance of excellent client relationships. The ideal candidates will have strong analytical and problem solving skills, an ability to successfully handle a demanding schedule and competing priorities, demonstrated communication and leadership skills and a commitment to behaviors aligned with our firm values and positive culture.

Lacy Katzen offers a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as a long-term career path for attorneys committed to practicing Trusts & Estates and/or Elder Law. LL.M. in Taxation a plus.

Collections - Legal Assistant

Lacy Katzen, a Rochester Top Workplace since 2015, is seeking a Legal Assistant for our Collection’s Department. Responsibilities include preparation of legal documents and forms: setting up motions; exhibit preparation; file and calendar maintenance, coordination of hearings and depositions and general office duties. Must be independent with excellent client service skills; strong written and verbal communication skills; legal terminology; organizational skills; ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple tasks; attention to detail and skill in proofreading complex documents; independent thinker; team player; knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook. 2-5 years Collection’s experience and notary preferred.


Pay is commensurate with experience. Lacy Katzen offers an excellent benefits package. For consideration, please send a resume and cover letter to:

Sherry L. Rettew
Human Resources