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Litigation - General Attorney in New York City, NY

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Company name

The New York City Law Department

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

USA New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Aug 08,2018

Posted on

Aug 07,2018

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Assistant Corporation Counsel The candidate will handle a caseload from inception to resolution of high-profile and catastrophic-injury cases. Will engage in discovery, take and defend depositions, write and argue motions, engage in settlement negotiations, and prepare for and conduct trials. Must be graduate of an ABA approved law school. Should be admitted and in good standing with the NYS bar. Must be admitted or eligible for immediate admission to the SDNY and EDNY. Should have 1+ year of civil litigation experience, preferably in personal injury law. Must possess exceptional organizational abilities; strong legal analytical skills; solid knowledge of municipal tort law, the CPLR, and evidentiary issues; solid knowledge of and experience in personal-injury-case evaluation and valuation of injuries; strong interpersonal skills; and excellent judgment. Should have significant litigation and trial experience in the state courts located in the City of New York and in the SDNY and EDNY. Deadline : 17 August 2018.

Additional info

Job ID: 354075. Send cover letter and resume.

Company info

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