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Title NYPTI Staff Attorney
Salary Commensurate with experience
Location Albany, NY
Job Information

The New York Prosecutors Training Institute (NYPTI) seeks an Attorney with at least 5 years’ experience as a prosecutor to join our Albany, New York Office. The person must provide thorough and quick answers and advice on varied legal and practical issues arising in any phase of a criminal prosecution, plus develop training courses for prosecutors. Strong research, writing, and computer skills are essential as is meeting deadlines, prioritizing multiple projects, and collegiality. Some overnight travel required. Salary based on experience. Excellent benefits package. Email cover letter, writing sample & resume to debbie.peskin@nypti.org

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Columbia County
Salary Commensurate with experience
Location Columbia County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

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.

County residency is 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

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Essex County
Salary Commensurate with experience
Location Essex County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

The Office of the Essex County District Attorney is accepting applications for the position of an Assistant District Attorney. New York State bar admission required and criminal litigation experience preferred, but not required. 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. The applicant should anticipate many early opportunities for pre-trial hearing and trial work.
Full-time with benefits, including health insurance and NYS Retirement and there is no residency requirement.
Please send resume and cover letter to Patti Doyle, Essex County District Attorney’s Office, PO Box 217, Elizabethtown, NY 12932 or email to: pdoyle@co.essex.ny.us

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Genessee 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 accepting applications for the position of an Assistant District Attorney. New York State bar admission required 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 and resume.
APPLY DIRECTLY TO:
Lawrence Friedman, District Attorney,
Genesee County Courts Facility
1 W. Main Street, Batavia, N.Y. 14020
(or) email Lawrence.Friedman@co.genesee.ny.us

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Fulton County
Salary $50,000
Location Fulton County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

The Fulton County District Attorney’s Office has 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.

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Schenectady County
Salary $64,000-$76,000
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 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

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Tompkins County
Salary Commensurate with experience
Location Tompkins County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

The Tompkins County District Attorney’s Office has one position available with either a level 2,3 or 4 Assistant DA.
Please click on this link for more details on the various levels and to apply:
https://www.tompkinscivilservice.org/civilservice/vacancies

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Schuyler and Steuben County
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 – 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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