Lateral Attorney Open House

January 31, 2017 6:30 pm, 120 Broadway, NY. The New York State Attorney General will be holding an open house to network with Office of the Attorney General Attorneys to learn about work opportunities.

Registration is required.  WWW.AG.NY.GOV/Open-House

Assistant District Attorney
Salary: Approximately $61,000
Location: Fulton County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information: A full-time position for an attorney with at least 2 years of experience as a prosecutor. The position is immediately available. Anyone interested can call (518)736-5511 or e-mail cbrown@fultoncountyny.gov.

Assistant District Attorney
Salary: Approximately $55,000
Location: Fulton County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information: It is a full-time position for an attorney with experience as a prosecutor. The position is immediately available. Anyone interested can call (518)736-5511 or e-mail
cbrown@fultoncountyny.gov.

Title: Assistant District Attorney
Salary: $40,800
Location: Fulton County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information: A full-time position for a newly admitted attorney. The position is immediately available. Anyone interested can call (518)736-5511 or e-mail cbrown@fultoncountyny.gov.

 

Assistant District Attorney in Livingston County

Experience is preferred and current bar admission is mandatory. Salary based on experience and must be willing to establish residency within Livingston County. Interested candidates should send resume, references and cover letter to:

Gregory J. McCaffrey
Livingston County District Attorney
Courthouse
2 Court Street
Geneseo, New York 14454
gmccaffrey@co.livingston.ny.us

Assistant District Attorney – Wyoming County

The Wyoming County District Attorney’s Office seeks an Assistant District Attorney candidate to prosecute criminal cases. There will be one full-time becoming available in February 2017.

The Wyoming County District Attorney’s Office is located in Warsaw, New York.

Applicants must possess a J.D. degree from an accredited law school by the end of Summer 2017, be admitted to the New York State Bar by the end of 2017. Applicants should possess superior communication 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.

The full-time position will involve handling all types of criminal cases.

Salary for the position is dependent upon on legal experience. Medical benefits are available. The full-time position may qualify for State and Federal student loan forgiveness programs.

Residency is NOT required but strongly encouraged.

Please email a resume, cover letter, writing sample, unofficial copy of law school transcript and list of references along with the county application to Wyoming County Human Resources. The County application and HR address are located on the county’s website at www.wyomingco.net

 

Assistant Special Prosecutor- Bronx

Opening is available for an Assistant Special Prosecutor for The New York State Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs in the Office of the Special Prosecutor/Inspector General. Minimum Qualifications are admission to the NYS Bar and a member in good standing with three (3) years post-admission experience as a criminal prosecutor or criminal defense attorney before the Courts of New York State. Commitment to public service and excellent research/writing skills essential. Preference given to candidates with two (2) or more years of work with special victims, sex crimes, child abuse or domestic violence. Travel is also required up to 40 % of time. New York State residency required.

Location: Bronx

Salary: $55,000 to $90,000 depending on experience

Contact: Interested applicants should send resume and cover letter to joyce.gallagher@justicecenter.ny.gov

Assistant Special Prosecutor- Delmar

Minimum Qualifications:

Admission to the NYS Bar and a member in good standing with three (3) years post-admission experience as a criminal prosecutor or criminal defense attorney before the Courts of New York State. Commitment to public service and excellent research/writing skills essential.

Duties Description:

Assistant Special Prosecutors in the Office of the Special Prosecutor/Inspector General perform the following functions, including but not limited to:

Review criminal investigations and make preliminary recommendations on appropriate criminal charges. Under supervision, draft charging documents, gather documentation, prepare witnesses to prosecute cases of abuse and neglect against vulnerable persons in New York State. Appear on criminal matters in local, county and supreme courts throughout the state. Prepare Grand Jury presentations and indict criminal defendants. Conduct criminal hearings and trials.

Work closely with local district attorneys’ offices regarding cases being prosecuted by the local DA. Advise on charging considerations and collateral consequences unique to cases associated with calls of abuse and neglect made to the Justice Center’s hotline.

Consult and advise Justice Center’s criminal and non-criminal investigators on pending investigations and make recommendations regarding substantiation of cases. Interview witnesses, including vulnerable persons to advise on the appropriate course of action for pending investigations.

Participate in local and statewide task forces and organizations related to the criminal prosecution of persons charged with abuse or neglect of vulnerable New Yorkers.

Conduct training on legal issues to law enforcement, prosecutors and advocacy organizations.

Travel is required up to 40 % of time. This position is based in Delmar, New York.

Preferred Candidate:

Candidates with two (2) or more years of work with special victims, sex crimes, child abuse or domestic violence are preferred.

Salary Range: From $55000 to $110000 Annually

 

Assistant District Attorney – Columbia County

Salary-Wide range, depending on qualifications

Location-Columbia County District Attorney Office

Job information-Interested candidates should send resume and cover letter to: DistrictAttorney@ColumbiaCountyNy.gov

Assistant District Attorney – Wayne County

The Wayne County District Attorney’s Office seeks qualified and experienced attorneys to prosecute criminal cases. There will be one full-time and one part-time position becoming available in January 2017.

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 litigation 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.

The full-time position will primarily involve handling felony cases at the County Court level and the part-time position 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. The full-time position may qualify for State and Federal student loan forgiveness programs.

All new employees filling a position in the Wayne County District Attorney’s Office must attest that their primary residence is 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 – Franklin County

Salary – $55,000 with benefits (starting salary could increase based on experience)

Description – The Franklin County District Attorney’s Office has an immediate opening for a full-time Assistant District Attorney. Prior criminal experience is preferred, but not required. Admission to New York State Bar and member in good standing required.

To apply, please send resume, writing sample and cover letter to carriero@co.franklin.ny.us

Assistant District Attorney – Franklin County

Salary – $55,000 with benefits (starting salary could increase based on experience)

Description – The Franklin County District Attorney’s Office has an immediate opening for a full-time Assistant District Attorney. Prior criminal experience is preferred, but not required. Admission to New York State Bar and member in good standing required.

To apply, please send resume, writing sample and cover letter to carriero@co.franklin.ny.us

 

Entry Level Attorney – Rensselaer County

Energetic and busy office seeks an entry level attorney to prosecute misdemeanor cases throughout Rensselaer County including Troy City Court. Applicant must have some experience in dealing with criminal cases, arrests, preliminary hearings, pretrial Motion practice, pretrial hearings and misdemeanor trials. Additionally, there will be opportunities for advancement to felony level work including grand jury presentations, pretrial Discovery and Motion practice and pretrial hearings at the felony level. Salary is approximately $50,000.00 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 Joel E. Abelove, Rensselaer County District Attorney, Rensselaer County Courthouse, 80 Second Street, Third Floor, Troy, New York 12180 or by email at jabelove@rensco.com.

Felony Domestic Violence Prosecutor – Rensselaer County

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 is $70,000.00 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 Joel E. Abelove, Rensselaer County District Attorney, Rensselaer County Courthouse, 80 Second Street, Third Floor, Troy, New York 12180 or by email at jabelove@rensco.com.

Felony Prosecutor – Rensselaer County

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 Joel E. Abelove, Rensselaer County District Attorney, Rensselaer County Courthouse, 80 Second Street, Third Floor, Troy, New York 12180 or by email at jabelove@rensco.com.

 

Assistant District Attorney – Cayuga CountyTitle    

Salary -$70,000 range/retirement & benefits included (40 hours per week/full-time)

Location -Cayuga County District Attorney’s Office, 95 Genesee Street, Auburn, NY 13021

Job Information-Major Responsibilities include criminal drug prosecutions, including felonies, hearings, motions, trials and appellate work. NYS Bar admittance required, experienced prosecutors preferred.

To apply, interested applicants should send resume w/cover letter to jmccormick@cayugacounty.us

 

Assistant District Attorney – Cayuga County

Salary – $56,191/retirement & benefits included (30 hours per week Note:  Possibly increasing to 40 hours per week)

Description –  Crimes Against Revenue Program (Grant Funded Position) – Major responsibilities include prosecution of various fraud-related crimes, including felonies, hearings, motions, trials and appellate work.  NYS Bar admittance required, 2-5 years of experience preferred.

To apply, interested applicants should send resume w/cover letter to jmccormick@cayugacounty.us

 

Assistant District Attorney – Hamilton County

Salary – Commensurate with experience.

Description – The Hamilton County District Attorney is now accepting applications for a part-time Assistant District Attorney for the Indian Lake Office. Must be licensed to practice law in New York State.

To apply, please send resume and a writing sample to Hamilton County District Attorney, PO Box 277, Indian Lake, NY 12842.

 

 

Assistant District Attorney – Fulton County

Salary –  $79,883

Location- Fulton County District Attorney’s Office

Job Information- It is a full-time position for a prosecutor with at least 3-5 years felony trial and grand jury experience. The position is immediately.

Anyone interested can call (518)736-5511 or e-mail cbrown@co.fulton.ny.us

 

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

 

Assistant District Attorney (Supreme Court Bureau), Richmond County

Salary – $67,652 – $82,000 depending on experience

Description – The Richmond County District Attorney’s Office is seeking one full-time admitted attorneys to serve as an ADA in the Supreme Court Bureau. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, investigation and prosecution of all forms of revenue crimes; interaction with members of legal staff regarding financial crimes and fraud, interaction with NYS Dept. of Fin. Services, NYC Dpt. of Finance, NYUPD and other agencies.

Qualifications – Three or more years of experience prosecuting financial crimes, strong analytical, organizational, written and communication skills, Grand Jury and trial experience; resourcefulness and ability to work independently and as part of a team.  New York State bar admission and 3 years prosecutorial experience required.

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

City employees www.nyc.gov/ess Job ID 230912

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

 

Assistant District Attorney (Criminal Court Bureau), Richmond County

Salary – $61,367 – $64,176 depending on experience

Description – The Richmond County District Attorney’s Office is seeking 2 full-time admitted attorneys or recent law graduates who have passed the Bar and are awaiting admission to perform prosecutorial duties in the Criminal Court Bureau. Primary responsibilities include the prosecution of misdemeanor offenses; drafting complaints, representing the district attorney at arraignments, pre-trial hearings, bench and jury trials.

Qualifications – Foreign language skills a plus; must be a New York resident.

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

City employees www.nyc.gov/ess Job ID 230930

Non-City employees www.nyc.gov/careers/search Job ID 230930

 

Assistant District Attorney (Appeals Bureau), Richmond County

Salary – $68,000 – $80,000 depending on experience

Description – The Richmond County District Attorney’s Office is seeking one full-time admitted attorney for the Appeals Bureau. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, drafting and arguing appeals in state and federal court.

Qualifications – Superior writing skills; experience in handling civil matters and state and federal court is a plus; ability to handle a diverse caseload.  New York State bar admission and 3-6 years of appellate experience required.

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

City employees www.nyc.gov/ess Job ID 230937

Non-City employees www.nyc.gov/careers/search Job ID 230937

 

Assistant District Attorney, St. Lawrence County

 Salary: $66,226 to $83,248 depending on experience

Description – An opening is available for an Assistant District Attorney in the St. Lawrence County District Attorney’s Office. Applicants must have at least two (2) years of experience in the area of felony criminal law including Grand Jury work.  The desired candidate would 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 felonies, and a passion for courtroom litigation.

Qualifications: Admission to the NY State Bar; member in good standing; and residence in St. Lawrence County within one year of appointment.

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to ccoffey@stlawco.org or Chandra Coffeey, St. Lawrence County DA’s Office, 48 Court Street, County Courthouse, Canton, NY 13617-1169.

Assistant District Attorney, Appeals, St. Lawrence County

Salary: $66,226 to $83,248 depending on experience

The St. Lawrence County District Attorney’s Office is seeking an attorney to serve in the Criminal Appeals Bureau. The selected attorney will be a self-starter responsible for various types of post-conviction appellate work in criminal cases. This includes responding to challenges of state court convictions brought before the County Court, Supreme Court, Appellate Division Third Department and the Court of Appeals. It also includes state appellate and post-conviction motion work arising from criminal prosecutions.

Qualifications: Experience is preferable but all applications will be reviewed. Applicants must have strong research and writing skills. St. Lawrence County residency is required within 30 days of hiring.

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to ccoffey@stlawco.org or Chandra Coffeey, St. Lawrence County DA’s Office, 48 Court Street, County Courthouse, Canton, NY 13617-1169.

 

 

Description

The St. Lawrence County District Attorney’s Office is seeking an attorney to serve in the Criminal Appeals Bureau. The selected attorney will be a self-starter responsible for various types of post-conviction appellate work in criminal cases. This includes responding to challenges of state court convictions brought before the County Court, Supreme Court, Appellate Division Third Department and the Court of Appeals. It also includes state appellate and post-conviction motion work arising from criminal prosecutions.

 

Qualifications

Experience is preferable but all applications will be reviewed. Applicants must have strong research and writing skills. St. Lawrence County residency is required within 30 days of hiring.

 

Executive Assistant District Attorney for Investigations –  Nassau County

Salary:             $150,000-170,000

Description:    The Executive Assistant District Attorney (EADA) for Investigations has immediate authority over the Bureaus contained in the Investigations Division of the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office. The Investigations Division is comprised of the Public Corruption Bureau, Enterprise Crime Bureau, Government & Consumer Frauds Bureau, Economic Crimes Bureau, Investigations Bureau, Civil Forfeiture Bureau, Criminal Complaint Unit, Labor Unit, Money Laundering & Cybercrime Unit, Vehicle Theft & Fraud Unit, Environmental Crimes Unit, Animal Crimes Unit, and Public Assistance Fraud Unit. Each bureau and unit is overseen by a respective Bureau or Unit Chief, with the exception of the Investigations Bureau, which is overseen by the Chief Investigator. Accordingly, the division staff consists of 5 Bureau Chiefs, 7 Unit Chiefs, 1 Chief Investigator, and approximately 100 legal, support, and investigative staff members. The division, through its component organizational units, is responsible for the investigation of criminal activity in Nassau County and the prosecution of resultant cases.

For more information, CLICK HERE.

In order to apply, please remit a cover letter and resume or curriculum vitae to:

Hon. Madeline Singas, Nassau County District Attorney, 262 Old Country Road, Mineola, NY 11501

ATTN: Executive Applications

Assistant Special Prosecutor

Opening is available for an Assistant Special Prosecutor for The New York State Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs in the Office of the Special Prosecutor/Inspector General. Minimum Qualifications are admission to the NYS Bar and a member in good standing with three (3) years post-admission experience as a criminal prosecutor or criminal defense attorney before the Courts of New York State. Commitment to public service and excellent research/writing skills essential. Preference given to candidates with two (2) or more years of work with special victims, sex crimes, child abuse or domestic violence. Travel is also required up to 40 % of time. New York State residency required.

Location: Plainview

Salary: $55,000 to $90,000 depending on experience

Contact: Interested applicants should send resume and cover letter to joyce.gallagher@justicecenter.ny.gov

Assistant Special Prosecutor

Minimum Qualifications: Admission to the NYS Bar and a member in good standing with three (3) years post-admission experience as a criminal prosecutor or criminal defense attorney before the Courts of New York State. Commitment to public service and excellent research/writing skills essential.

Duties Description: Assistant Special Prosecutors in the Office of the Special Prosecutor/Inspector General perform the following functions, including but not limited to:

Review criminal investigations and make preliminary recommendations on appropriate criminal charges. Under supervision, draft charging documents, gather documentation, prepare witnesses to prosecute cases of abuse and neglect against vulnerable persons in New York State. Appear on criminal matters in local, county and supreme courts throughout the state. Prepare Grand Jury presentations and indict criminal defendants. Conduct criminal hearings and trials.

Work closely with local district attorneys’ offices regarding cases being prosecuted by the local DA. Advise on charging considerations and collateral consequences unique to cases associated with calls of abuse and neglect made to the Justice Center’s hotline.

Consult and advise Justice Center’s criminal and non-criminal investigators on pending investigations and make recommendations regarding substantiation of cases. Interview witnesses, including vulnerable persons to advise on the appropriate course of action for pending investigations.

Participate in local and statewide task forces and organizations related to the criminal prosecution of persons charged with abuse or neglect of vulnerable New Yorkers.

Conduct training on legal issues to law enforcement, prosecutors and advocacy organizations.

Travel is required up to 40 % of time. This position is based in Delmar, New York.

Preferred Candidate: Candidates with two (2) or more years of work with special victims, sex crimes, child abuse or domestic violence are preferred.

Salary Range: From $55000 to $110000 Annually

Please forward resume and cover letter to Elaine.Yaksta@justicecenter.ny.gov

 

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