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Title Assistant District Attorney
Salary Commensurate with experience.
Location Schuyler and Steuben County District Attorney
Job Information

The Schuyler County District Attorney’s Office and the Steuben County District Attorney’s Office are seeking to fill the position of Assistant District Attorney. This position is full time, 35 hours per week to be split between the two offices. Candidates must be admitted to, and must be a member in good standing with, the Bar of the State of New York, and must be a legal resident of Schuyler or Steuben County upon taking office and during the term of employment.
The person hired to fill this position will be required to perform all of the functions of an Assistant District Attorney, including, but not limited to; making court appearances in justice, city, and county courts; presenting matters to the Grand Jury; conducting violation, misdemeanor, and felony trials; and, responding to and arguing appeals.
Salary is commensurate with experience and includes an excellent benefit package (health insurance, NYS retirement, mileage, and on-call stipend). All candidates must submit a Civil Service Application, resume, writing sample, and three (3) professional references to Lorry Johnson, Schuyler County Personnel Officer:
105 Ninth St., Unit 21
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
Phone: (607) 535-8191
Fax: (607) 535-8193

Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. Questions concerning the job description may directed to Schuyler County District Attorney, Joseph G. Fazzary (607) 535-8383 or Steuben County District Attorney, Brooks Baker (607) 664-2274.

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Warren County
Salary Commensurate with experience.
Location Warren County District Attorney
Job Information

The Warren County District Attorney’s Office has an entry-level assistant district attorney position that becomes available on February 4, 2019, subject to board approval. We are looking for someone who has a desire to develop their skills as an attorney with a focus on learning the ethical practice of law. The position includes representing the People in local courts, handling misdemeanor cases, and assisting senior attorneys on felony cases. Applicants should have good communication skills for the courtroom and the ability to handle research and writing assignments. You must possess a Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited law school and be admitted to practice law in the state of New York.

The residency requirement for this job is another benefit of working in Warren County. 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 and resume.

Apply electronically to:

carusonej@warrencountyny.gov

or mail to

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

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Chemung County
Salary Commensurate with experience
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 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, writing sample, and list of references to Hon. Weeden Wetmore (District Attorney) 226 Lake Street Elmira, NY 14902, wwetmore@chemungcountyny.gov

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Clinton County
Salary $66,939 – $80,296 depending on experience
Job Information

The Clinton County District Attorney’s Office is accepting applications for an ASSISTANT DISTRICT ATTORNEY position pending full board approval. Prosecution experience is preferred  with experience handling felony prosecutions, including grand jury presentation and motion practice but will except and review all applications.  Applicants must possess a J.D. degree from an accredited law school, be admitted to the New York Bar and be a member in good standing. 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. Salary $66,939 – $80,296 depending on experience. Applicants must reside in Clinton County within 6 months of appointment.

Qualified applicants may forward their resume to Diana Livermore, Clinton County District Attorney’s Office, 137 Margaret Street, Suite 201, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 or email resume to diana.livermore@clintoncountygov.com

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Wayne County
Job Information

The Wayne County District Attorney’s Office seeks a qualified and experienced attorney to prosecute criminal cases. There will be a full time position starting on January 1st, 2019.

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 one year of criminal prosecution litigation experience, including jury trials. In the alternative applicants should have at least 3 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.

The full-time position may also involve misdemeanor and traffic cases in Town and Village Courts.

Medical benefits are available.

This position will require relocation of their primary residence within the geographic boundaries of Wayne County.

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

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Genesee County
Salary $70,442-$89,109 depending on years of experience
Location Genesee County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

The Office of the Genesee County District Attorney is seeking candidates to fill an Assistant District Attorney position. Genesee County residency, New York State bar admission and criminal litigation experience required. Experience as a prosecuting attorney 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 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

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Chenango County
Salary $73,000 plus benefits
Location Chenango County Distirct Attorney
Job Information

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. Also, the applicant must become a resident of Chenango County within six months of being hired, in order
to be in compliance with the residency requirement.
The applicant will be assigned to City Court as well as town and village courts.
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 e-mail a cover letter, resume and references to Michael D. Ferrarese,
Acting Chenango County District Attorney at mferrarese@co.chenango.ny.us.

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Washington County
Salary $68,056
Location Washington County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

Are you interested in joining a dynamic Prosecutors Office where you will have an immediate opportunity to manage your own case load, appearing in both Town and Village Court and County Court? Then Washington County is the place for you. The right applicant will be joining the prosecution team consisting of District Attorney Tony Jordan, 5 Assistant District Attorneys (you will make 6), 3 Crime Victim Specialists and 5 additional staff people. The office partners with the Washington County Sheriff’s Department, New York State Police and local law enforcement agencies working to protect the community. New Assistant District Attorneys can expect to handle their own caseload for both jury and bench trials in both Local Court handling misdemeanors and violations and County Court prosecuting felonies. The right candidate can expect early exposure to presenting cases to the Grand Jury, handling investigations, victim interviews and early trial experience.
Washington County is a beautiful rural county ideal for the candidate who wants to pursue their passion for community service in an area ideal for outdoor activities. Washington County is nestled between the Adirondack Mountains and Green Mountains and close to major performing arts venues. The starting salary is $68,056, plus excellent fringe benefits and extra compensation for covering arraignments at the Centralized Arraignment Part
Attorney Application Process:
Applicants to the Washington 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 working in a team environment protecting the public and doing the right thing.
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:

Tony Jordan, Esq.
Washington County District Attorney’s Office
tjordan@co.washington.ny.us
Hon. Thomas E. Mercure Courthouse
383 Broadway
Fort Edward, NY 12834

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Title Experienced Assistant District Attorney – Putnam County
Salary $67,500
Start Date 2019-01-02
Location Putnam County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

The Putnam County District Attorney’s Office has an opening starting January 2, 2018 for a prosecutor with two plus years’ experience. Ideal candidate should have experience handling felony prosecutions, including grand jury presentation and motion practice. Experience prosecuting narcotic cases a plus.

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

Contact: Interested applicants should send resume, cover letter, writing sample, and law school transcript to Christina.Rizzo@putnamcountyny.gov

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Saratoga County
Salary $86,064 plus benefits
Location Saratoga County District Attorney
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 – Monroe County
Salary $58,300
Location Monroe County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

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
michellecrowley@monroecounty.gov
47 South Fitzhugh Street
Rochester, NY 14614 (585) 753-4351

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Jefferson County
Salary $60,308-$67,191
Location Jefferson County
Job Information

LEGAL HELP WANTED

ASSISTANT DISTRICT ATTORNEY – 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

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Title Assistant District Attorney – St. Lawrence County
Salary $59,913 – 77,551 depending on experiecne, with full benefit package
Location St. Lawrence County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

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, with full benefit package.

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 Chandra Coffey CCoffey@stlawco.org.

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