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Entry-level Attorney

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The New York City Law Department

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New York City, NY

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Mar 23,2018

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Jan 11,2018
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Entry-Level Attorney The candidate will join Commercial and Real Estate Litigation division. In the Commercial and Real Estate Litigation Division, Summer Honors Program students work pursuant to a student practice order under the supervision of an attorney and defend lien cases and a variety of breach of contract and real estate actions brought against the City and its constituent agencies and entities. Law students prepare pleadings, conduct discovery, make and argue motions, and attend court conferences. Students also prepare discrete legal research memoranda, and may have an opportunity to observe arguments, conferences and trials and sit in at depositions and arbitrations. This application should be used only by law students graduating between December 2017 and June 2018 and recent law graduates completing judicial clerkships in 2018. Recent law graduates who have judicial clerkships may apply as well for the entry class following the term of their clerkship.

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Stuart D. Smith
Director of Legal Recruitment
The New York City Law Department
100 Church Street
6th Floor,
New York City, NY 10007

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