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Title Attorney to prosecute all felony level Drinking and Drugged Driver crimes as well as all motor vehicle related deaths in Rensselaer County
Salary To be negotiated
Location Rensselaer County
Job Information

Energetic and busy office seeks an attorney to prosecute all felony level Drinking and Drugged Driver crimes as well as all motor vehicle related deaths 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 will require managing a case load in the Drug Court and Alcohol Treatment Court at the misdemeanor and felony level. 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.

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Title Attorney to prosecute felony level domestic violence and sex crimes in Rensselaer County
Salary To be negotiated
Location Rensselaer County
Job Information

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 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.

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Saratoga County
Salary $82,415 starting salary plus benefits
Location Saratoga County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

Saratoga County District Attorney’s Office seeks experienced candidates for an Assistant District Attorney position. The successful candidate should have a minimum of 2 plus years experience handling criminal cases, including experience with preliminary hearings, grand jury presentations and trial work. Duties and responsibilities will include vertical prosecution of a wide range of cases. Admission to the New York State Bar required.

Send resume, writing sample and cover letter to Karen A. Heggen, Saratoga County District Attorney, 25 West High Street, Ballston Spa, New York 12020 or to: kheggen@saratogacountyny.gov

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Title Assistant District Attorney , Bureau Chief – Bronx
Salary TBD
Location Bronx County
Job Information

CIVIL SERVICE TITLE: Assistant District Attorney                                  LEVEL: N/A

FUNCTIONAL TITLE: Bureau Chief

TITLE CODE NO: 30114                                                                               HIRING RATE: TBD

BUREAU/WORK UNIT: Trial Bureau 50

WORK LOCATION: 198 E. 161ST ST.                                                          NUMBER OF POSITIONS: 1

 

JOB SUMMARY:

The Bronx District Attorney is seeking an experienced attorney (10+ years) to supervise attorneys in the prosecution of criminal cases and appellate matters in the Trial Division.  This position involves the day-to-day oversight of the processing of cases in the District Attorney’s Office and provides supervision to all Bureau staff (legal and support).  Reporting to the Trial Division Deputy Chief, the Bureau Chief will serve as the leader of the Bureau, overseeing prosecutions, training, and management of the Bureau and all of its units.
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

Specific duties will include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Develop and implement prosecution strategies to aid in the effective handling of criminal cases in Bronx County
  • Oversee assignment of cases
  • Report to Deputy Division Chief regarding the productivity of the Bureau
  • Ability to motivate, organize, and direct all levels of staff in various responsibilities
  • Working knowledge of investigative methods
  • Must understand and respond clearly and effectively (oral/written) to complex legal issues
  • Train staff on Federal and State statutory and case law regarding criminal procedure and penal law
  • Participate in meetings and conferences between the District Attorney’s Office and other law enforcement agencies
  • Serve on the faculty for the Office’s Continuing Legal Education (CLE) programs, including Orientation Training for new Assistants, Grand Jury training, and both Felony and Misdemeanor Trial Training programs
  • Day-to-day supervision responsibilities of Bureau staff including, but not limited to, attendance, training and development
  • Prepare case status and statistical reports, as required
  • Be on-call on rotating nights/weekends to handle response to cases and make case assessments

PREFERRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A Juris Doctorate degree, 10+ years of trial experience or the equivalent and 4 years of prior management experience preferred
  • US Citizenship and New York State Residency are required. Salary is commensurate with experience.
  • Excellent people skills and demeanor
  • Maintain confidentiality of information
  • Excellent computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Excellent presentation and organizational skills
  • Ability to exercise good judgment and strong ethics
  • Ability to analytically solve issues or problems from inception through conclusion

To apply you must visit the BXDA Office website (www.bronxda.nyc.gov) and click on Career Opportunities.

POST DATE: 6/27/2017 POST UNTIL: Filled JVN: 902-17-1380

 The Office of the Bronx District Attorney is an Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Diversity and Inclusion

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Warren County
Salary $49,500 plus benefits, and the opportunity for additional arraignment income
Location Warren County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

The Warren County District Attorney’s Office is seeking candidates to fill an entry level assistant district attorney position. The attorney will begin handling local criminal courts and predominately misdemeanor case prosecution. This position will also include arraignments, traffic court, and writing motions. All candidates need to demonstrate strong ethics, good judgment, and a desire to learn.
Please send your application and resume electronically to the Warren County District Attorney’s Office:
carusonej@warrencountyny.gov and hayesp@warrencountyny.gov
Our office will confirm the receipt of your application. Please call Paulette Hayes at 518-761-6405 if you have not received a response.

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Entry Level
Salary ~$50,000 plus benefits
Location Rensselaer County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

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.

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Hamilton Co.
Salary Starting salary is $50,000
Location Hamilton County
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HAMIL TON COUNTY PERSONNEL/CIVIL SERVICE IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR:

The Hamilton County District Attorney is now accepting applications for a full-time Assistant District Attorney for its office located in Indian Lake.
Starting salary is $50,000 with an excellent benefits package.
Must be licensed to practice law in New York State.
Please send a resume and a writing sample to:
Hamilton County District Attorney
PO Box 277
Indian Lake, NY 12842
For more information or an application, please contact:
Marsha King Purdue, District Attorney
By calling (518) 648-5113
Applications accepted until the position is filled

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Schenectady County
Salary $54,000
Location Schenectady County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

The Schenectady County District Attorney’s Office is seeking to fill an Assistant District Attorney position with an entry level prosecutor. The ideal candidate will have an educational background in criminal law, moot court experience and a desire to pursue litigation.

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

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Albany County
Salary $51,000 starting salary, plus benefits
Location Albany County
Job Information

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

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Title Assistant District Attorney-Albany County
Salary $51,000 starting salary, plus benefits
Job Information

The Office of the Albany County District Attorney is accepting applications for an Assistant District Attorney position.  Applicants should be interested in appellate work as well as local-court practice including the prosecution of a variety of misdemeanor cases.  Strong research and writing skills are required.  Appellate experience is preferred.  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

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Cayuga County
Salary $56,191/retirement & benefits included (30 hours per week/full-time @ $35.88/hour) Note: Possible increase of hours and salary
Location Cayuga County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

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

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Chemung County
Location Chemung County
Job Information

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

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