Job Details

Finance - General Attorney / Litigation - General Attorney in Albany, NY

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Company name

Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY)

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Practice Area

Finance - General
Litigation - General/Commercial
Public Interest Law



Years of Experience

Min 6 yrs required


USA Albany, NY

Date Last Verified

Oct 24,2017

Posted on

Jul 24,2016

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Associate Counsel The candidate renders legal advice and executes highly complex legal assignments with respect to various aspects of the operations of organization, while exercising a high degree of independent judgment and responsibility. Renders legal advice with respect to all matters relating to the administration of design, construction, and other contracts entered into by organization, the handling and disposition of liens filed with organization, and the administration of the organization's construction program. Handles real estate transactions, as directed, in connection with organization's operations, including the financing and construction programs. Represents organization or coordinates and directs outside counsel, including the Attorney General's Office, in connection with administrative proceedings and litigation in which organization is involved, and coordinates and directs bond counsel in connection with organization's financings. Participates in the preparation of legal documents and official statements in connection with organization's financings, and participates in the conduct of closings. Participates in development and implementation of asset management systems and performs legal functions in connection with the management of the organization's asset portfolio. Prepares legislation; renders advice with respect to the formulation, coordination and execution of organization's legislative program, and prepares reports to the Governor with respect to legislation before him for action. Renders legal advice with respect to various aspects of organization's grant administration program. Renders legal advice with respect to general corporate matters such as FOIL requests, insurance matters, and systems issues. Provides legal advice with respect to investment, custodial, wire transfer and other agreements for the Finance division. Keeps Managing General Counsel and General Counsel apprised of any significant legal and policy issues that may arise in connection with the various matters to which the Associate Counsel is assigned. Develops, documents and implements policies and procedures. Undertakes special assignments as directed. Should have a J.D. degree with admission to the New York State Bar and be an attorney in good standing and 6 years of experience in the practice of law subsequent to admission to the Bar.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY)
515 Broadway
Albany, NY 12207-2964
Fax: 518.257.3550