Job Details

Legislative Counsel

Company name

The New York City Council

Organization Type


Job Type



New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Mar 23,2018

Posted on

Jan 29,2018
Practice Area
Government and Government Relations >> Government and Government Relations
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Legislative Counsel DUTIES: Serve as Counsel within the Legislative Divisions. Drafting legislation and reviewing and analyzing legal and policy issues. May include preparing and organizing committee hearings and drafting committee and oversight reports.

Qualification and Experience

REQUIREMENTS: Admitted to the New York State Bar or have recently passed the Bar examination. Superior writing, research, and analytical skills, strong communication and organizational abilities, and excellent academic credentials. Must be hard working, committed to public interest work, detail-oriented, able to manage multiple projects while working under tight deadlines, enthusiastic, client-oriented, and a team player. Familiarity with New York City Government is a plus.

Additional info

Send cover letter, resume, and writing sample.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
The New York City Council
250 Broadway
16th Floor
New York City, NY 10007
Fax: 212-791-5266

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