Job Details

Assistant Attorney General

Company name

New York State Attorney General

Organization Type


Job Type


Date Last Verified

Jan 19, 2021

Valid Through

May 04, 2021

Posted on

Aug 25, 2020

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required


New York City, NY, United States

Employment Type



Practice Area
Civil Rights >> Civil Rights
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
Litigation >> Litigation - Labor & Employment
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Assistant Attorney General
The candidate will handle a wide variety of cases and substantive issues including constitutional challenges to statutes enforced or regulations promulgated by their client agencies; labor and employment litigation emanating from their client agencies' role as employers; challenges to administrative decisions and determinations made by their client agencies under state law; and civil rights litigation, such as First Amendment retaliation, Fourth Amendment excessive force or Fourteenth Amendment due process claims, generated from their client agencies' core functions. Must have 2+ years of civil litigation experience in federal and New York state courts. Superb legal analysis, legal writing and editing, and oral advocacy skills are required. Prior complex litigation and trial experience is preferred. Must be admitted to practice law in New York State. Admission to the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York is preferred.

Additional info

Reference No.: LIT_NYC_AAG_3295. Send cover letter, resume, list of 3 references with contact information and email addresses, most recent transcript (if less than 5-years postgraduate), and 2 writing samples.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
New York State Attorney General
28 Liberty Street
New York City, NY 10005
Phone: 212-416-8080

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