Job Details

Corporate - General Attorney in New York City, NY

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Company name

The New York Public Library

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Practice Area

Corporate - General

Years of Experience

1-2 yrs required


USA New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Aug 05,2017

Posted on

Aug 03,2017

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Contract Attorney The candidate will provide legal services, support and advice to the Library, its employees and departments. Duties: Legal research and writing; Contract and document drafting and review; Litigation management; Record-keeping and file management; Development of library policies and procedures; Attendance at meetings and interfacing with Library staff as a Legal Department representative. JD degree from accredited law school and 1-2 years of legal experience required. Member of the State Bar, or membership in at least one state bar and commitment to gaining admittance to the State Bar required. Ability to communicate and relate legal issues to legal and non-legal staff required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, to lawyers and non-legal staff alike required. Interest in not-for-profit and cultural organizations preferred.

Additional info

Job ID: 2017-9781

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
The New York Public Library
Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street
New York City, NY 10018-2788