Job: Assistant District Attorney – Putnam County


Title Assistant District Attorney – Putnam County
Salary TBD/Commensurate with experience
Location Town of Carmel, Putnam County, New York
Job Information

The Putnam County District Attorney’s Office is seeking a qualified, experienced candidate to join our small yet dynamic office in the role of appellate attorney. Applicants must have 3+ years experience practicing criminal law, with a strong preference for prior appellate experience; possess superior research and writing skills; and demonstrate strong interpersonal and professional skills both in and out of the courtroom. Responsibilities will also include responding to FOIL inquiries and handling a local court case load of misdemeanor and felony cases.

Residency: Must be a Putnam resident or live in an adjoining county, be licensed to practice law in the State of New York, and possess a certificate of good standing from the Appellate Division.

Benefits: Full time benefits including health insurance and retirement benefits.

Contact: Please send resume, writing sample, law school transcript, and at least two references to Christina Rizzo at Christina.Rizzo@putnamcountyny.gov

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