Assistant District Attorney- Albany County

Salary: Commensurate with experience

The Office of the Albany County District Attorney is seeking candidates to fill an Assistant District Attorney position in our Vehicular Crimes Unit.  Applicants should have experience prosecuting crimes including, DWI, AUO, and vehicular assaults.  Albany County residency and New York State bar admission are required.

Please send a resume and cover letter to: Dave Rossi, Chief Assistant District Attorney David.rossi@albanycountyny.gov

Assistant District Attorney- Albany County

$52,000 starting salary, plus benefits

The Office of the Albany County District Attorney is seeking candidates to fill an entry-level Assistant District Attorney position.  Applicants should be interested in fast-paced, hands-on courtroom experience.  The applicant should anticipate many early opportunities for hearing and trial work.  The assignment will be in a busy city court handling a large variety of misdemeanor prosecutions.  Albany County residency and New York State bar admission are required.

Please send a resume and cover letter to:

Dave Rossi

Chief Assistant District Attorney

David.rossi@albanycountyny.gov

Assistant District Attorney- Albany County

$52,000 starting salary, plus benefits

The Office of the Albany County District Attorney is seeking candidates to fill an entry-level Assistant District Attorney position in our Legal Affairs Bureau.  Applicants should be proficient in legal research and writing. Additionally the position will include town or village court duties handling a misdemeanor case-load.  Albany County residency and New York State bar admission are required.

Please send a resume and cover letter to:

Dave Rossi

Chief Assistant District Attorney

David.rossi@albanycountyny.gov

Assistant District Attorney- Albany County

Salary: Commensurate with experience

The Office of the Albany County District Attorney is seeking candidates to fill a felony-level Assistant District Attorney position.  Applicants should have at least 2 years of prosecution experience.  Albany County residency and New York State bar admission are required.

Please send a resume and cover letter to: Dave Rossi, Chief Assistant District Attorney David.rossi@albanycountyny.gov

Crime Victim Caseworker-Albany County 

The Albany County District Attorney’s Office is seeking qualified candidates to fill two positions with the Office’s Crime Victims Unit. The Office is looking to hire one individual for Supervising Crime Victim Caseworker and one individual for Crime Victim Caseworker. Please see below for job descriptions and qualifications. All applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to: Albany County District Attorney’s Office, 6 Lodge Street, 4th Floor Albany, NY 12207 attention to: Amanda Kyle-Sprague. You may also e-mail documents to Amanda.Kyle-Sprague@albanycountyny.gov . All application materials should be received by the District Attorney’s Office no later than Friday August 16, 2019.

Receives and records information from crime victims and provides agency services to victims and others affected by crime. Services involve advocacy and claims assistance for victims and others affected by crime to determine the kind of assistance needed. Workers also provide follow up and referral service. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Supervising Crime Victims Caseworker. Does related work as required.

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:

  • Meets with crime victims to determine type of assistance to provide to victims affected by crime;
  • Refers victims to appropriate human services agencies for assistance such as counseling, therapy and legal services, etc.;
  • Provides crisis intervention for the emotional support of crime victim’s needs;
  • Aids victims in filing Family Court petitions etc.;
  • Assists crime victims in understanding court proceedings, criminal charges and Family Court petitions;
  • Files New York State Office of Victim Services (OVS) claims for the victim/s to receive compensation for crime related losses;
  • Advocates for the crime victim/s in criminal justice process;
  • Aids and advocates for victims of domestic violence;
  • Records information from local crime reports and prepares reports of services provided;
  • Meets with victims in the office, court and police station;
  • Accompanies victims to the courts, at various locations;
  • Participates in scheduled volunteer training sessions and contacts volunteers when needed;
  • Represents agency at meetings with the public or professional groups concerning crime victims;
  • Maintains case files and reports;
  • Keeps records and makes reports.
  • Working knowledge of the Criminal Justice System; working knowledge of information collection techniques obtaining information through structured forms;
  • Working knowledge of human service agencies and services provided by various agencies;
  • Ability to learn and apply the working procedures and operations of the criminal justice system;
  • Ability to compile data;
  • Ability to assist in the preparation of various forms;
  • Ability to establish and maintain good working relations with others;
  • Good judgment;
  • Compassion;
  • Sensitivity;
  • Physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: EITHER:

  1. Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in criminal justice, human services, psychology, sociology or closely related degree; OR,
  2. Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college with an Associate’s Degree in criminal justice, human services, psychology or sociology and two years of advocacy experience.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT:

Eligibility for and possession of an appropriate New York State Driver’s License issued by the State of New York.

SUPERVISING CRIME VICTIMS CASEWORKER

Participates in and supervises employees and volunteers engaged in providing court advocacy services to crime victims and others affected by crime. Incumbent is responsible for identifying eligible crime victims and providing services, human and legal services referrals, compensation claims assistance, consultation with Assistant District Attorney’s and court advocacy. Incumbent reviews work of subordinate staff to ensure contract compliance with Office of Victim Services and New York State’s victim compensation law. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Albany County District Attorney or the DA’s designee. Direct supervision is exercised over Crime Victims Caseworkers and volunteer staff. The performance of incumbent’s duties may include night and weekend work. Does related work as required.

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:

  • Participates in and supervises, schedules and reviews the work of subordinate staff engaged in the providing of agency services to victims and others affected by crime;
  • Supervises daily activities of program to ensure contract compliance;
  • Assists victims in criminal courts throughout the county, in the office, or by telephone to determine the type of assistance required.
  • Assists crime victims in understanding court proceedings, filing appropriate paperwork, understanding criminal charges, securing Orders of Protection, identifying victims preferences in court outcomes as necessary;
  • Participates in the development and implementation of program policies and procedures;
    Schedules subordinate staff to provide court accompaniment to crime victims, participates as necessary;
  • Advocates for the client in court and with Assistant District Attorney’s;
  • Maintains professional contacts with human and legal service providers to secure assistance and services for crime victims;
  • Assists the crime victim in obtaining petitions for family court and for custody issues;
  • Participates in the on-the-job training sessions for employees and volunteers;
  • May represent the agency by speaking publicly at community meetings with professional groups or the general public;
  • Responsible for office supply maintenance and employee time-keeping functions including accrual use approval/disapproval;
  • Maintains files and records, as required.
  • Thorough knowledge of the practices and principles of community services program administration;
  • Good knowledge of the criminal justice system as it relates to crime victim programs;
  • Good knowledge of the human and legal services available to crime victims;
  • Good knowledge of personal information gathering and counseling techniques;
  • Ability to train others;
  • Ability to plan, supervise and review the work of others;
  • Ability to deal effectively with community, as well as, the government agencies;
  • Physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

EITHER:

  1. Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Master’s Degree in criminal justice, human services, sociology or nursing or closely related field and one (1) year of supervisory experience involving the advocacy for clients in social services, criminal justice, mental health or similar type of agency; OR,
  2. Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in criminal justice, sociology, nursing, human services or closely related field and three (3) years of supervisory experience involving advocacy for clients in social services, criminal justice, mental health or similar type of agency.

 Volunteer experience will be given prorated credit based upon a review of the qualifying experience.

PROMOTIONAL:

Immediately preceding the date of examination, thirty-six (36) months’ permanent competitive class status as a Crime Victims Caseworker in the agency where the vacancy, or anticipated vacancy, exists.

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT:

Eligibility for and possession of a valid New York State Motor Vehicle Operator’s License at the time of appointment.

 

CRIME VICTIM PROGRAM COORDINATOR- Albany County 

Manages the county crime victims’ program and coordinating a crime victims’ service program in the community. The incumbent may supervise employees and volunteers engaged in providing court advocacy services to crime victims and others affected by crime. Workers are responsible for identifying eligible crime victims and providing services, referrals and compensation claims assistance. Work is performed under the general supervision of an administrator or manager. Does related work as required.

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:

  • Coordinates and supervises the activities and operation of the Crime Victim Assistance program;
  • Evaluate the immediate needs of the victim, and provide crisis intervention and referrals for services;
  • Act as client advocate in court and on behalf or in conjunction with the District Attorney’s office;
  • Participates in the development and implementation of program policies and procedures;
  • Educate victims about the processes and procedures of prosecuting the crime;
  • Provides on-the-job training for employees and volunteers;
  • Develops and maintains contacts with community agencies providing services relevant to crime victim needs;
  • Represents the program at community meetings and public and private agencies;
  • Supervises and directs crime victim caseworkers or other professional advocacy staff;
  • Provides court accompaniment to crime victims;
  • Assist victims in filing claims for compensation for crime-related losses;
  • Assists the crime victim in obtaining petitions for family court and for custody issues;

Thorough knowledge of the practices and principles of community services program administration; good knowledge of the criminal justice system as it relates to crime victim programs; good knowledge of the structure, organization and procedures of the District Attorney’s office; good knowledge of personal information gathering and counseling techniques; ability to develop and maintain satisfactory working relationships with victims; ability to train others; ability to plan and supervise the work of others; ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing; ability to deal effectively with community, as well as government agencies; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Master’s Degree in criminal justice, human services, sociology, social work or nursing or closely related field and two (2) years of experience involving the advocacy for clients in social services, criminal justice, mental health or similar type of agency; OR
  2. Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in criminal justice, human services, sociology, social work or nursing or closely related field and four (4) years of experience as defined in A, above; OR
  3. Any equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of A and B.

NOTE: Verifiable volunteer experience will be given prorated credit based upon a review of the qualifying experience.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Eligibility for and possession of a valid New York State Motor Vehicle Operator’s License at the time of appointment.

Legal Secretary-Albany County 

The Albany County District Attorney’s Office is looking for qualified candidates to fill the position of Legal Secretary. All applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to 6 Lodge St. 4th Floor, Albany, NY 12207 Attention: Heather Orth, or can be emailed to Heather.Orth@albanycountyny.gov.

The position is available immediately and the starting salary is $38,390.

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: These duties involve responsibility for moderately difficult secretarial tasks with supervision by attorneys which requires a general understanding of legal terms and departmental or agency rules, courtroom procedures and policies. Duties may require typing/transcribing and use of a computer. It calls for the exercise of independent judgment in the application of prescribed procedures and methods to routine cases. For the most part, work is done under general supervision. Depending on agency needs, the Secretary may be required to supervise the work of one or more clerical assistants. Does related work as required.

 

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:

  • Acts as secretary to an attorney where assignments call for the use of independent judgment in making decisions, based upon experience and in accordance with established policies and procedures;
  • Composes and types routine correspondence applying a knowledge of departmental operations and regulations;
  • Schedules daily conferences, hearings, trials, writs and miscellaneous court appearances.
  • Types various documents such as Motions, Writs, Bail Applications, Orders Affidavits and Briefs;
  • Notifies attorneys and clients of case activity and trial dates;
  • Prepares paperwork for investigators for daily morning arraignments;
  • Enters new client cases into a computer and keep files updated;
  • Arranges court calendars for Justice Courts, County Courts and Town Courts;
  • Receives and answers calls from clients, clients’ families, attorneys, counselors and Judges.

 

FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEGDE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARARACTERISTICS:

  • Thorough knowledge of office terminology, procedures and equipment;
  • Good knowledge of the agencies operations, policies and procedures;
  • Good knowledge of legal terminology and documents;
  • Good knowledge of business arithmetic and English;
  • Ability to operate a computer;
  • Ability to understand and interpret written material;
  • Ability to get along well with others;
  • Physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from high school or possession of a GED and two (2) years of clerical or secretarial work experience, one (1) year of which must have involved the typing or word-processing of legal correspondence and documents.

 

Assistant District Attorney/Deputy Bureau Chief of Appeals Richmond County

The Richmond County District Attorney’s Office is seeking a full-time admitted Assistant District Attorney to serve as the Deputy Bureau Chief in the Appeals Bureau. The Appeals Bureau ensures that properly-obtained convictions are upheld and that no defect in the trial level proceedings unduly affects either the public or the accused. Under the supervision of the Chief of Appeals, the Deputy Bureau Chief will be responsible for post-conviction litigation, including but not limited to:

  • Assist the Bureau Chief in overseeing and managing the day-to-day operations of the Appeals Bureau;
  • Assist the Bureau Chief in ensuring that the policies of the District Attorney’s (DA) are implemented;
  • Provide guidance and counsel to other ADAs and Bureau Chiefs;
  • Assist the Chief of Appeals with the assignments and review of the office’s appellate work and the supervision of its appellate lawyers;
  • Direct appeals;
  • Post-conviction motions for vacated or resentencing;
  • Federal petitions for writs of habeas corpus relief;
  • Other motion practice in the appellate division and court of appeals.

Minimum Requirements: New York Bar Admission, Must be a New York Sate Resident.

Preferred Skills:

  • 10-20 years of supervisory experience in post-conviction
  • Experience analyzing and implementing legislative changes
  • Significant prior appellate experience i.e. research, drafting, filing and arguing of complex and high profile appellate cases
  • Strong analytical, organizational, written and oral communication skills

Civil Service Title: Assistant District Attorney

Salary Range: $110,000-$140,000

Commensurate with Experience;full NYC benefits package

Application deadline: November 7, 2019 or until filled

All applications just be submitted through the NYC Jobs Website

Go to https://a127-jobs.nyc.gov/

ID number 416024

A writing sample and cover letter is required.

The candidate selected must be a resident of the City of New York or become a resident within 90 days of appointment.

Broome County-Full Time Assistant District Attorney 

Binghamton, New York

Job Information/Qualifications: The Broome County District Attorney’s Office is seeking qualified candidates for entry level and level II Assistant District Attorney positions. Applicants must be admitted to and in good standing with the New York State Bar or be sitting for the next bar exam. Salary commensurate with experience.

Benefits: Membership in the NY State Retirement System, Broome County health benefits, paid vacation, sick days and holidays, and may qualify for State and Federal student loan forgiveness programs.

Must be a Broome County resident or relocate to Broome County upon hiring.

Apply electronically to Dep. Asst. Chief Mark Loughran at: Mark.Loughran@BroomeCounty.US   Please submit cover letter with resume, writing sample and references.

Assistant District Attorney – Genesee County

New position with anticipated start date of January 1, 2020.

Salary range $71,851 – $90,891, depending on years of experience, plus excellent benefits including health insurance and NYS Retirement.

The Office of the Genesee County District Attorney is seeking experienced candidates to fill an Assistant District Attorney position. New York State bar admission required. Criminal litigation experience preferred. Duties and responsibilities will include vertical prosecution of a wide range of cases.

Applicants should possess superior communication and courtroom skills, have strong research and writing abilities, demonstrate strong interpersonal and professional skills, and must exhibit the ability to work with other attorneys, staff, and the courts in a professional manner while functioning in a highly demanding work environment. Willingness to accept responsibility is essential. The applicant should anticipate many early opportunities for hearing and trial work.

Interested candidates will need to submit a cover letter, civil service application, resume and writing sample to:

Lawrence Friedman, District Attorney, County Courts Facility, 1 West Main Street, Batavia, N.Y. 14020 or by email to Lawrence.Friedman@co.genesee.ny.us

The link below will take interested candidates to the civil service application:

http://www.co.genesee.ny.us/departments/humanresources/index.php

 

Assistant District Attorney – Livingston County

Salary:  Commensurate with experience ($65,000 to $75,000)

The Livingston County District Attorney’s Office is looking for an assistant district attorney prior to January 1, 2020.  Applicants must already be admitted to practice in State of New York.  This full-time position will include work in local justice court, handling misdemeanor cases and assisting with felony cases/grand jury work.  Candidates with interest in trial work and appeals will be given preference.  Prior prosecution experience is preferred but not required.

Please send a resume, cover letter, and at least three (3) references to Gregory J. McCaffrey, District Attorney (email: gmccaffrey@co.livingston.ny.us)
Livingston County District Attorney
Courthouse
2 Court Street
Geneseo, New York 14454

Part Time-Assistant District Attorney/Appellate Attorney- Putnam County

Salary: Commensurate with experience but not to exceed $58,00

Location:      Town of Carmel, Putnam County, New York

Job Information: The Putnam County District Attorney’s Office is seeking a qualified, experienced candidate to join our office in the role of part time assistant district attorney.  Part time responsibilities will include being responsible for two local courts per month, and some appellate work. Applicants should expect to be in the office Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 11am to 5pm but this schedule can be discussed.  Applicants should have a good knowledge of the NYS penal law, criminal procedural law, V&T law, Freedom of Information (F.O.I.L) Law and criminal appellate procedures.

Qualifications: Admission to NY State Bar and member in good standing.

Contact:        Please send resume, writing sample, law school transcript, and at least two references to Christina Rizzo at Christina.Rizzo@putnamcountyny.gov

Residency:   Must be a Putnam resident or live in an adjoining county, be licensed to practice law in the State of New York, and possess a certificate of good standing from the Appellate Division.

Benefits:      Medical benefits are not included.  NYS retirements benefits are optional.  Paid vacation, sick and holidays.

Assistant District Attorney- Saratoga County

$90,530 plus excellent benefits

Saratoga County District Attorney’s Office seeks experienced candidates for full time Assistant District Attorney position in the Special Victims Unit. Candidate should have a minimum of 2 plus years experience, including trial and grand jury work. Duties and responsibilities will include prosecuting significant felony cases, from preliminary hearings, grand jury presentations thru trial, handling primarily sex abuse and domestic violence cases. Prior working relationships with community organizations and law enforcement groups focused on supporting victims of domestic violence and victims of sexual abuse preferred.

Send cover letter with resume, writing sample, and statement of interest to kheggen@saratogacountyny.gov by December 13, 2019.

Assistant District Attorney- Warren County

The Warren County District Attorney’s Office is looking for an assistant district attorney who has a desire to develop their skills with a focus on learning the ethical practice of law. Applicants should have good communication skills and possess the ability to handle research and writing assignments. We are looking for team players who enjoy working hard toward a common goal. If you are interested in being a prosecutor, like the idea of living in the Lake George region, and possess a Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited law school and are admitted to practice law in the state of New York or awaiting admission to the bar then we welcome your application.

Our office is located in Lake George, at the foothills of the Adirondacks in an area that is known for its beauty and the vast array of summer and winter activities.

Please submit a copy of your law school transcript, a cover letter, resume, and references.

Apply electronically to:

mcdonaldp@warrencountyny.gov

or mail to

Paulette J. McDonald
Warren County District Attorney’s Office
1340 State Route 9
Lake George, New York 12845
(518) 761-6405

Assistant District Attorney – Yates County

 Salary: Commensurate with experience

The Yates County District Attorney’s Office is seeking to fill an assistant district attorney position to beginning January 1st 2020. Applicants must be admitted to practice law in the State of New York. Superior communications skills, both oral and written, and composure under pressure are required Prior experience is preferred but not required. Responsibilities will include local court appearances, hearings, trials, and felony prosecutions. Comfort with technology and a wiliness to learn and adapt to digital case management system is required. Interested individuals must submit a resume/CV, references, and a cover sheet to District Attorney Todd Casella atTcasella@yatescounty.org.

Confidential Secretary to the District Attorney

Salary: $37,837 plus benefits

The Yates County District Attorney is seeking to fill the position of confidential secretary to the district attorney beginning on January 1st, 2020. Applicants must be proficient in word processing, excel, and have superior communications skills. Responsibilities include, answering phones, mail, processing and opening criminal cases in the Prosecutor’s Case Management System. Must be comfortable with computer systems and technology and have a willingness to learn and adapt to a digital case management system. Interested individuals must submit a resume, references, and a cover sheet to District Attorney Todd Casella at Tcasella@yatescounty.org.

Assistant District Attorney- Schenectady County

Salary:  $64,000-$76,000

The Schenectady County District Attorney’s Office is seeking to fill an Assistant District Attorney position in our financial crimes unit. The ideal candidate will have at least two years of prosecutorial experience.

Please send application material including a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to the attention of the Counsel to the District Attorney Peter H. Willis at 612 State Street, Schenectady, NY 12305 or via email at DistrictAttorney@schenectadycounty.com

 

Assistant District Attorney- Schenectady County

Salary:  $55,000-$64,000

The Schenectady County District Attorney’s Office is seeking to fill an entry level Assistant District Attorney position in our city court bureau. The ideal candidate will be admitted to the New York State Bar and have an interest in criminal law and experience interning or working with a prosecutor’s office.

Please send application material including a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to the attention of the Counsel to the District Attorney Peter H. Willis at 612 State Street, Schenectady, NY 12305 or via email at DistrictAttorney@schenectadycounty.com

Assistant District Attorney- Chenango County

Salary: $80,000

The Office of the Chenango County District Attorney is seeking candidates to fill an Assistant District Attorney position. The applicant must be a member of the New York State Bar and have criminal prosecution experience.

The applicant will be assigned to City Court as well as town and village cuts. This position will also entail working with the District Attorney or First Assistant District Attorney in prosecuting felony level cases. The applicant will also present cases to the grand jury.

Please email a cover letter, resume and references to Michael D. Ferrarese, Chenango County District Attorney at mferrarese@co.chenango.ny.us.

Assistant District Attorney- Columbia County

The Columbia County District Attorney’s Office is seeking an Assistant District Attorney candidate to prosecute criminal cases. There is one full-time ADA position available for immediate hire.

The full-time position will involve handling all types of criminal cases. The position includes representing the People in local courts, handling misdemeanor cases, and assisting senior attorneys on felony cases. Candidates with interest in trial and appellate work are highly encouraged to apply.

The salary for the position will be commensurate with experience. Medical/Dental/Retirement benefits are available. The full-time position may qualify for State and Federal student loan forgiveness programs.

New York State Bar admission and County residency are required.

Please send a resume, cover letter, and list of references to Paul Czajka, District Attorney,

325 Columbia Street, Suite 260, Hudson NY 12534 or districtattorney@columbiacountyny.gov

 

Assistant District Attorney- Lewis County

Lewis County is seeking full time ADA to work assisting the County DA and PT ADA in the investigation, preparation and presentations in court of primarily misdemeanor cases, and violation level caseload in Justice Courts. Flexible work schedule required both day and night work. Candidates must be licensed to practice law in the State of New York and Certificate in Good Standing from the Appellate Division. Salary; $60,343-$76,990 p/yr. Forward resume, references and salary history by July18, 2019 to: Chris Boulio, Director of Human Resources, 7660 N. State St. Lowville, NY 13367 chrisboulio@lewiscounty.ny.gov EOE

Assistant District Attorney- Wayne County

The Wayne County District Attorney’s Office seeks qualified and experienced attorney to prosecute criminal cases. There is one part time position available. Candidates should have at least three years of criminal litigation experience, including jury trials. Please email a resume, cover letter and list of references to: dkoller@co.wayne.ny.us

Assistant District Attorney- Genesee County

RATE OF PAY:          $70,442 – $89,109, depending on years of experienceThe Office of the Genesee County District Attorney is accepting applications for the position of an Assistant District Attorney.  New York State bar admission and criminal litigation experience preferred.  Responsibilities will include the prosecution of a wide range of cases.

Applicants should possess superior communication skills, have strong research and writing abilities, demonstrate strong interpersonal and professional skills, and exhibit the ability to work with other attorneys, staff, and the courts in a professional manner while functioning in a highly demanding work environment. Willingness to accept responsibility is essential. The applicant should anticipate many early opportunities for pre-trial hearing and trial work.

Full-time with benefits, including health insurance and NYS Retirement.

Genesee County application can be found at: www.co.genesee.ny.us/departments/humanresources

Interested candidates will need to submit a cover letter, civil service application, resume
and writing sample.

APPLY DIRECTLY TO:

Lawrence Friedman, District Attorney,

Genesee County Courts Facility

1 West Main Street, Batavia, N.Y. 14020
(or) email  Lawrence.Friedman@co.genesee.ny.us

Assistant District Attorney, Rensselaer County, NY

Energetic and busy office seeks an attorney to prosecute all felony level crimes in Rensselaer County. Applicant must have experience dealing with investigations, arrests, preliminary hearings, grand jury presentations, pretrial Motion practice, pretrial hearings and felony trials. Additionally, the position may require minimal local court practice and responsibilities. Salary to be negotiated based upon full-time 35-hour work week with available coverage for medical, eye and dental benefits. Additional benefits include vacation time, personal time and comp time. Please send cover letter and resume to the attention of Mary Pat Donnelly, Rensselaer County District Attorney, Rensselaer County Courthouse, 80 Second Street, Third Floor, Troy, New York 12180 or by email at mdonnelly@rensco.com.

Assistant District Attorney, Rensselaer County, NY

Energetic and busy office seeks an attorney to prosecute felony level domestic violence and sex crimes in Rensselaer County. Applicant must have experience dealing with domestic violence and sex abuse investigations, arrests, preliminary hearings, grand jury presentations, pretrial Motion practice, pretrial hearings and felony trials. Additionally, the position may require minimal local court practice and responsibilities. Salary to be negotiated based upon full-time 35-hour work week with available coverage for medical, eye and dental benefits. Additional benefits include vacation time, personal time, comp time, and retirement. Please send cover letter and resume to the attention of Mary Pat Donnelly, Rensselaer County District Attorney, Rensselaer County Courthouse, 80 Second Street, Third Floor, Troy, New York 12180 or by email at mdonnelly@rensco.com.

Assistant District Attorney, Monroe County, NY

The Monroe County District Attorney’s Office is one of the largest and busiest prosecutor’s offices in New York State in terms of caseload. The team of Assistant District Attorneys prosecuted more than 34,000 cases last year while serving a population of 750,000 people in the Greater Rochester Area. District Attorney Sandra Doorley leads the office of 140 employees, which includes 79 full-time Assistant District Attorneys. The office partners with Monroe County and the law enforcement agencies that work to protect the community. New Assistant District Attorneys can expect to handle their own caseload for both jury and bench trials beginning in the Local Court Bureau handling misdemeanors and violations. The starting salary is $58,300.

Attorney Application Process: Applicants to the Monroe County District Attorney’s Office should demonstrate a sound work ethic and a willingness to embrace the challenges of a dynamic trial practice. Applicants must commit to a minimal three-year employment period and must reside in Monroe County during their employment. Those interested in applying for a position as an Assistant District Attorney should mail/ e-mail a resume, cover letter, law school transcripts, writing sample and references to:

Michelle Crowley, Esq., Director of Attorney Training and Grand Jury, Monroe County District Attorney’s Office, 47 South Fitzhugh Street, Rochester, NY 14614

michellecrowley@monroecounty.gov

Assistant District Attorney, St. Lawrence County, NY

One or more openings are available for the position of Assistant District Attorney in the

St. Lawrence County District Attorney’s Office, located in Canton, New York. Applicants must possess superior oral and written communication skills, strong character and interpersonal skills, as well as a deep interest in criminal law, a desire to handle progressively more complicated cases, and a passion for courtroom litigation. Experience in Criminal Law is preferred but not required.

Qualifications: Candidate must be admitted to and in good standing with the New York State Bar. If hired, Candidate must establish residence in St. Lawrence County within 30 days of appointment.

Salary: $59,913 to $77,551 depending on experience.

Contact: The Office is looking to fill this position immediately. Interested applicants should send resume and cover letter, addressed to District Attorney Gary M. Pasqua, to Jill Willson at JiWilson@stlawco.org.

Assistant District Attorney, Jefferson County, NY

This is a professional legal position in the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office that assists with the prosecution of criminal violations of law. The work involves responsibility for participating in the investigation, preparation and presentation of misdemeanor and felony cases in court. Salary: $60,308-$67,191, excellent fringe benefits including health insurance and NYS Retirement. Jefferson County residence required after appointment. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Possession of a license to practice law in New York State. Send letter of application with resume, writing sample, and law transcript to: Jefferson County Department of Human Resources, 175 Arsenal Street, Watertown, NY 13601. Electronic submissions accepted at jchr@co.jefferson.ny.us. Or online at www.co.jefferson.ny.us
EOE

Assistant District Attorney-Genesee County

Salary range for 2017 is $69,061 – $87,362, depending on years of experience, plus excellent benefits including health insurance and NYS Retirement.

The Office of the Genesee County District Attorney is accepting applications from experienced candidates for the position of Assistant District Attorney. Genesee County residency, New York State bar admission and criminal litigation experience will be required. Duties and responsibilities will include vertical prosecution of a wide range of cases.

Applicants should possess superior communication and courtroom skills, have strong research and writing abilities, demonstrate strong interpersonal and professional skills, and must exhibit the ability to work with other attorneys, staff, and the Courts in a professional manner while functioning in a highly demanding work environment. Willingness to accept responsibility is essential. The applicant should anticipate many early opportunities for hearing and trial work.

Interested candidates will need to submit a cover letter, civil service application, resume and writing sample to:

Lawrence Friedman, District Attorney, County Courts Facility, 1 West Main Street, Batavia, N.Y. 14020 or by email to Lawrence.Friedman@co.genesee.ny.us

The link below will take interested candidates to the civil service application:

http://www.co.genesee.ny.us/departments/humanresources/index.php

 

Senior Assistant District Attorney – Nassau County

Salary range $82,267 – $130,000, depending on years of experience.

The Nassau County District Attorney’s Office is seeking prosecutors with 5 or more years of experience.  Available bureau postings include, but are not limited to Court Court Trial Bureau, Vehicular Crimes Bureau, Special Victims Bureau, Appeals Bureau, and Felony Screening Bureau.

Assistant District Attorney Sullivan County 

Office.  The Sullivan County District Attorney’s office is seeking an Assistant District Attorney with 3-5 yrs experience prosecuting criminal cases. Salary range $65,000 to $75,000 commensurate with experience. Applicants must possess a J.D. degree, be admitted to the New York Bar and be a member in good standing; possess superior oral and written communication skills, as well as strong character and interpersonal skills; excellent opportunity for professional growth. Willingness to accept responsibility essential. Mail resume to Sullivan County District Attorney, 414 Broadway, L.H.C. Courthouse, Monticello, NY 12701 or email to Susan.Landis@co.sullivan.ny.usEEO/AA EMPLOYER    M/F/V/H

Assistant District Attorney – Dutchess County

Entry Level Salary: $67,000.00 with full benefits and vacation

The Dutchess County District Attorney’s Office is seeking candidates to fill two entry level Assistant District Attorney positions. The attorney will be assigned to Justice Courts or the D.W.I. Unit depending upon background, skill and office needs. All candidates must demonstrate exemplary ethics, sound judgment and an excellent work ethic. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample to: Matthew A. Weishaupt, Chief Assistant District Attorney at 236 Main Street Poughkeepsie, New York 12601 or by email to mweishaupt@dutchessny.gov.

Assistant District Attorney-Sullivan County

Applicants must possess a JD degree, be admitted to the New York Bar and be a member in good standing; possess superior oral and written communication skills, as well as strong character and interpersonal skills; excellent opportunity for professional growth. Willingness to accept responsibility is essential. Opportunity to learn criminal practice, trial practice and appellate work. Salary $53,000 to $65,000 depending on experience. Mail resume to Sullivan County District Attorney, 414 Broadway, LHC Courthouse, Monticello, NY 12701 or email Susan.Landis@co.sullivan.ny.us

All new employees filling positions within Sullivan County Government must attest that their primary residence is within the geographic boundaries of Sullivan County within 6 months of appointment.

Assistant District Attorney-Livingston County

Salary Based on experience but approximately $55,000-$60,000

Description- Town and Village Justice Court position with opportunity for felony work. NYS Bar admittance required with experience preferred.

Please send cover letter, resume and references to Gregory J. McCaffrey, Livingston County District Attorney, 2 Court Street, Geneseo, New York 14454.

Assistant District Attorney – Chemung County  

The Chemung County District Attorney’s Office is seeking an Assistant District Attorney candidate to prosecute criminal cases. There is one full-time ADA position available for an immediate hire. The full-time position will involve handling all types of criminal cases.

Candidates with interest in trial and appellate work are highly encouraged to apply. The Chemung County District Attorney’s Office is located in Elmira, New York.

The salary for the position will be commensurate with experience. Medical/Dental/Retirement benefits are available. The full-time position may qualify for State and Federal student loan forgiveness programs. County residency is required.

Please send a resume, cover letter, and list of references to Hon. Weeden Wetmore (District Attorney) 226 Lake Street Elmira, NY 14902, wwetmore@co.chemung.ny.us

 

Assistant District Attorney – Hamilton County

Salary – Commensurate with experience.

Description – The Hamilton County District Attorney is now accepting applications for a full-time Assistant District Attorney for the Indian Lake Office. Must be licensed to practice law in New York State. Starting salary is $50,000 with excellent benefits.

Please send a resume and writing sample to Hamilton County District Attorney, PO Box 277, Indian Lake, NY 12842. For more information please contact Marsha King Purdue, Hamilton County District Attorney, by calling 518-648-5113.

 

Assistant District Attorney (Investigations Bureau) Richmond County

Salary – $67,500 – $73,500 depending on experience

Description – The Richmond County District Attorney’s Office is seeking 3 full-time admitted attorneys to perform prosecutorial duties in the Investigations Bureau. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, investigation and prosecution of long-term, complex criminal investigations, often involving wiretaps, that encompass narcotics, gang, conspiracy, organized crime, and white collar fraud offenses.

Qualifications – Proficient at Grand Jury presentations and drafting search warrants; experienced in long-term, wiretap investigations; detail oriented; strong writing skills; proficient in reviewing, organizing, and analyzing voluminous records, including telecom., financial, medical, and insurance. New York State bar admission and 4-7 years prosecutorial experience required.

To apply, submit cover letter and resume before February 22 to:

City employees www.nyc.gov/ess Job ID 229921

Non-City employees www.nyc.gov/careers/search Job ID 229921

 

Non-City employees www.nyc.gov/careers/search Job ID 230912

 

ASSISTANT DISTRICT ATTORNEY-Jefferson County – This is a professional legal position in the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office that assists with the prosecution of criminal violations of law. The work involves responsibility for participating in the investigation, preparation and presentation of misdemeanor and felony cases in court. Salary: $60,308-$67,191, excellent fringe benefits including health insurance and NYS Retirement. Jefferson County residence required after appointment. Minimum Qualifications: Possession of a license to practice law in New York State. Send letter of application with resume, writing sample, and law transcript to: Jefferson County Department of Human Resources, 175 Arsenal Street, Watertown, NY 13601. Electronic submissions accepted at jchr@co.jefferson.ny.us. Or online at www.co.jefferson.ny.us EOE

 

Assistant District Attorney- Oneida County 

Salary: Entry Level $53,228

Location: Oneida County District Attorney’s Office, Utica, New York

The Office of the Oneida County District Attorney is seeking candidates to fill the position of Assistant District Attorney . The Oneida County District Attorney’s Office is a medium sized prosecutor’s office which is responsible for prosecuting criminal cases in Oneida County. Duties include, but are not limited to, oversight of criminal matters from the investigative phase, if necessary, through and including arraignment, trial and final disposition.

Requirements: Candidates must be admitted to the Bar of New York State and must be a resident of Oneida County at the time of appointment.

 

Contact: Interested applicants should send a resume, cover letter and to:

Dawn Catera Lupi

First Assistant District Attorney

235 Elizabeth Street

Utica, New York 13501

dlupi@ocgov.net     

Part-Time Assistant District Attorney– Wayne County

The Wayne County District Attorney’s Office seeks qualified and experienced attorneys to prosecute criminal cases. There will be two part-time position becoming available immediately.

The Wayne County District Attorney’s Office is located in Lyons, New York.

Applicants must possess a J.D. degree from an accredited law school, be admitted to the New York State Bar, and be a member in good standing. Ideally candidates would have at least three years of criminal prosecution litigation experience, including jury trials. In the alternative applicants should have at least 3-5 years criminal defense experience including jury trials. Applicants should possess superior communication and courtroom skills, have strong research and writing abilities, demonstrate strong interpersonal and professional skills, and must exhibit the ability to work with other attorneys, staff, and the Courts in a professional manner while functioning in a highly demanding work environment.

These part-time positions will primarily involve misdemeanor and traffic cases in Town and Village Courts.

Salary for each position is dependent upon on the number of years of professional legal experience. Medical benefits are available.

All new employees filling a position in the Wayne County District Attorney’s Office may have to relocate their primary residence within the geographic boundaries of Wayne County within six months of their appointment.

Please email a resume, cover letter and list of references to: dkoller@co.wayne.ny.us

 Assistant District Attorney– Chemung County

The Chemung County District Attorney’s Office is seeking an Assistant District Attorney candidate to prosecute criminal cases. There is one full-time ADA position available for an immediate hire. The full-time position will involve handling all types of criminal cases.

Candidates with interest in trial and appellate work are highly encouraged to apply. The Chemung County District Attorney’s Office is located in Elmira, New York.

The salary for the position will be commensurate with experience. Medical/Dental/Retirement benefits are available. The full-time position may qualify for State and Federal student loan forgiveness programs. County residency is required.

Please send a resume, cover letter, and list of references to Hon. Weeden Wetmore (District Attorney) 226 Lake Street Elmira, NY 14902,wwetmore@co.chemung.ny.us