Jobs


Title Administrative Assistant
Salary Commensurate with experience.
Location NYPTI – Albany, NY
Job Information

The New York Prosecutors Training Institute (NYPTI) seeks a full-time Administrative Assistant to join our staff.

In this position, you will work independently and with staff and outside vendors to plan and coordinate training programs, provide administrative support to the legal staff as well as the finance department, field calls and emails for assistance from the District Attorneys we serve, input data and generate reports from in-house and online databases, and perform other clerical tasks as assigned. Some overnight travel is required.

REQUIREMENTS:
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) Adobe Acrobat Pro and other commonly used software (editing experience with Wikis or other online applications is a plus).
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Be self-motivated, positive and energetic with a willingness to learn and adapt to change
• Ability to prioritize, meet deadlines and produce quality work
• Excellent customer relations skills in order to build a rapport with the District Attorneys we serve
• Have a valid driver’s license
• A bachelor’s degree is greatly preferred and/or 3-5 years of clerical/admin/finance experience

Salary commensurate with experience.
NYPTI employees enjoy comprehensive benefits, including health insurance, pension plan and parking.

Interested candidates should send resume with cover letter to debbie.peskin@nypti.org

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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 Chief Assistant District Attorney – Schuyler County
Salary Commensurate with experience up to $100,000
Location Schuyler County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

This is a great opportunity for an attorney with at least 5 years’ experience as a prosecutor, to litigate, advise the elected DA, supervise ADAs, and serve on statewide prosecution committees as the Chief ADA for a rural, family-friendly county. Courtroom work from arraignment through appeal, mentoring less experienced ADAs, conferring with the District Attorney on a wide range of legal and policy matters, handling grant applications/reports, representing the DA at various community/school events, creating an office budget and handling other administrative matters efficiently and professionally are all part of this position. If you’re a person who can take charge to prioritize and complete work responsibilities while managing staff, read on for more details.

EXPERIENCE: Candidates must be admitted to the New York State Bar and be in good standing and have a minimum of five years of experience as a prosecutor or equivalent litigation experience.

SALARY: Salary is commensurate with experience up to $100,000 with benefits/ retirement/ mileage/ and stipend for CAP/ on call arraignments (up to $9,000).
Interested attorneys may submit a resume and writing sample to District Attorney Joseph Fazzary, jfazzary@co.schuyler.ny.us

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Livingston County
Salary Commensurate with experience ($65,000 to $75,000)
Location Livingston County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

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

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Title Full Time Assistant District Attorney – Broome County
Salary commensurate with experience
Location Binghamton, New York
Job Information

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.

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

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

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Chemung County
Salary $60,000
Location Chemung County District Attorney
Job Information

The Chemung County District Attorney’s Office is seeking a full-time Assistant District Attorney, for an immediate hire. This position would include practice in front of the Elmira City and Chemung County Courts as well as several of the 14 justice courts.

The unique size of this office maximizes the impact of each individual attorney. This allows the attorneys to engage fully with all aspects of criminal practice and experience a diverse and fulfilling career in government facilitating the administration of justice.

Candidates must be admitted to the New York State Bar. Prior prosecutorial experience is preferred but not required. Candidate should possess knowledge of New York State criminal law, but any candidate who has passed the New York State Bar is encouraged to apply. This is a great opportunity to develop trial advocacy skills.

SALARY: Starting Salary of $60,000, and commensurate with experience. This position has a requirement that you live in Chemung County, New York. The benefits include paid time off, Health insurance, Dental insurance, and Retirement benefits or accounts

SUBMIT APPLICATION AND LETTER OF INTEREST TO:
Hon. Weeden Wetmore
District Attorney
Chemung County District Attorney’s Office
226 Lake Street Elmira, NY 14902
wwetmore@chemungcountyny.gov

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Essex County
Salary $63,000
Location Essex County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

The Essex 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 a team player who enjoys working hard toward a common goal. If you are interested in being a prosecutor, like the idea of living in the Adirondacks, 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 Elizabethtown, New York just forty minutes from Lake Placid where the 1980 Olympics were held.

Please submit a copy of your law school transcript, a cover letter, resume, and references.
Apply electronically to: kristy.sprague@essexcountyny.gov or mail to:

Essex County District Attorney’s Office
Kristy L. Sprague, District Attorney
7551 Court Street, PO Box 217
Elizabethtown, New York 12932
(518) 873-3335

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Saratoga County
Salary $90,530 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 Paralegal Specialist
Salary $51,984 plus excellent benefits
Location Saratoga County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

Saratoga County District Attorney’s Office seeks experienced candidates for full time Paralegal Specialist position. Candidate should have a minimum of an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice, Political Science, Paralegal Studies, Business Administration or closely related field, and 3 years of paid, full-time experience working within a legal or law office. Duties and responsibilities will include a wide variety of legal duties, including but not limited to research, preparation, review and verification of legal documents; designing and supervising the maintenance of a variety of legal materials.

Send cover letter with resume and statement of interest to kheggen@saratogacountyny.gov.

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Title Assistant District Attorney F/T – Wayne County
Salary Depending on experience
Location Wayne County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

Submit completed resume to: dkoller@co.wayne.ny.us

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS:
The work involves the prosecution of criminal cases. The incumbent of this position is responsible for the prosecution of violations of criminal law in the County by investigating, preparing, and representing the People in misdemeanor and/or felony cases in criminal court.

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Ulster County
Salary $68,000.00 plus benefits
Job Information

The Ulster County District Attorney’s Office is seeking candidates to fill an Assistant District Attorney position.  Applicants must have successfully passed the Bar.  Experience is preferred but not mandatory.  The position involves predominantly misdemeanor prosecutions in the local criminal courts, including night court.

 

Interested and qualified candidates should email Resume to Chief Assistant District Attorney Michael Kavanagh at mkav@co.ulster.ny.us

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Putnam County
Salary $70,000
Location Putnam County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

The Putnam County District Attorney’s Office has an opening starting March 9, 2020 for a full time ADA with preferably two plus years’ experience. Ideal candidate should have experience handling criminal cases including sex crimes (defense or prosecution) and have a good knowledge of computer skills and social media technology. Residency in Putnam, Dutchess, Westchester, Orange, or Rockland County required.

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 – Clinton County
Salary Salary $67,942 – $80,146 depending on experience
Start Date 2020-02-01
Job Information

The Clinton County District Attorney’s Office is accepting applications for an ASSISTANT DISTRICT ATTORNEY position. 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. 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 – Orange County
Salary $63,000 and up, commensurate with experience, plus Orange County benefits package and New York State pension
Location Orange County District Attorney’s Office, Goshen, New York
Job Information

The Orange County District Attorney’s Office in Goshen, New York, is seeking experienced and entry-level prosecutors, including appellate attorneys. Candidates must be licensed to practice law in the State of New York, or must have taken the New York bar exam.

Successful candidates will be required by the New York State Public Officers Law and the Orange County Charter to relocate to Orange County.

Send Resume and Cover Letter to:

Julie Mohl

Assistant District Attorney

Orange County District Attorney’s Office

County Government Center

255-275 Main Street, Fourth Floor

Goshen, NY 10924

jmohl@orangecountygov.com

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Sullivan County
Salary commensurate with experience
Location Sullivan County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

Assistant District Attorney needed immediately for the Sullivan County District Attorney’s Office. 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. Opportunity to learn criminal practice, trial
practice and appellate work.

Mail resume to Sullivan County District Attorney, 26 Hamilton Avenue, Monticello, NY 12701 or
email to Susan.Landis@co.sullian.ny.us

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Schuyler County
Location Schuyler County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

The Schuyler County District Attorney’s office has an immediate opening for an Assistant District Attorney in a rural, family-friendly county. Applicants must possess superior oral and written communication skills, as well as strong research abilities. The ideal candidate will also have prosecutorial experience.

Candidates must be admitted to the New York State Bar.

Salary is commensurate with experience with benefits/retirement/mileage/and stipend for CAP/on call arraignments (up to $9,000).

Interested attorneys may submit a resume and writing sample to District Attorney Joseph Fazzary, jfazzary@co.schuyler.ny.us

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Cayuga County
Salary $63,968-74,921 (depending on experience) retirement & benefits included
Location Cayuga County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

The Office of the Cayuga County District Attorney is seeking candidates to fill the position of Assistant District Attorney. Major responsibilities include criminal prosecutions of various fraud-related crimes, including felonies, hearings, motions, trials and appellate work.

NYS Bar Admittance required; experienced prosecutors preferred.

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

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Schoharie County – Part Time
Salary $58,000 plus benefits
Start Date 2020-03-09
Location Schoharie County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

The Schoharie County District Attorney’s Office is accepting applications for a Part time Assistant District Attorney (30 hours). Prosecution experience is preferred with experience handling felony prosecutions, including grand jury presentation and motion practice but will accept 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 communications 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.

Qualified applicants may forward their resume to Lynae Quimby, Schoharie County District Attorney’s Office Post Office Box 129, Howes Cave New York 12092 or email resume to quimbyl@co.schoharie.ny.us.

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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 – Delaware County
Salary $73,000 plus excellent benefits including health insurance and NYS Retirement. A qualifying “public sector” job for Federal student loan forgiveness programs
Location Delaware County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

Responsible for prosecution of misdemeanor cases and preliminary hearings in local courts, and assisting with felony cases/grand jury work.

Qualifications: Possession of a license to practice law in New York State. Prior prosecution experience is preferred but not required.

To apply, send letter of application with resume, writing sample, and three references to: Delaware County District Attorney’s Office, One Courthouse Square, Suite 5, Delhi, New York 13753. Electronic submissions accepted at carole.westfall@co.delaware.ny.us.

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Warren County
Salary commensurate with experience
Location Warren County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

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. Anticipated position is subject to Board approval.

Our office is located in Lake George, at the foothills of the Adirondacks in an area that is known for its 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

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Schenectady County
Salary $55,000 – $64,000
Location Schenectady County District Attorney’s Office
Job Information

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

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Title Assistant District Attorney – Genesee County
Salary $71,851 – $90,891, depending on experience, plus excellent benefits including health insurance and NYS Pension
Location Genesee County District Attorney
Job Information

The Genesee County District Attorney is seeking candidates to fill an Assistant District Attorney position. New York State Bar admission is required. Preference given to those with criminal appellate experience. Otherwise, criminal litigation experience is preferred.
Interested candidates will need to submit a cover letter, Genesee County Civil Service application and resume by mail to:

District Attorney Lawrence Friedman
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 Genesee County’s civil service application:
http://www.co.genesee.ny.us/departments/humanresources/index.php

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