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Assistant General Counsel

Company name

nyc admin trials and hearings

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Job Type


Years of Experience

Max 1 yrs required


New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Mar 13,2018

Posted on

Mar 12,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Assistant General Counsel Duties: Analyzing and writing agency rules; Reviewing and responding to FOIL requests; Taking and maintaining minutes of monthly OATH ECB meetings; Providing legal advice regarding tribunal operations to improve due process, efficiency and access to justice; Identifying and researching new or evolving legal issues; Reviewing and preparing legal documents; Collaborating with the NYC Law Department on legal matters; Serving as liaison to other City agencies; and Performing Special Projects as requested by the General Counsel.

Qualification and Experience

1. Admission to the New York State Bar; and either “2” or “3” below.
2. 1 year of satisfactory United States legal experience subsequent to admission to any state Bar; or
3. 6 months of satisfactory service as an Agency Attorney Interne (30086).
Must remain Members of the New York State Bar in good standing for the duration of this employment.
In addition to meeting the minimum Qualification Requirements:
To be assigned to Assignment Level (AL) II, must have 1 year of experience at Assignment Level I or 2 years of comparable legal experience subsequent to admission to the Bar, in the areas of law related to the assignment.
To be assigned to AL III, must have 2 years of experience in Assignment Levels I and/or II or 3 years of comparable legal experience subsequent to admission to the Bar, in the areas of law related to the assignment.

Preferred: Excellent writing, legal research, and analytical skills. Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills. Strong organizational skills. Ability to work independently and in teams. Computer skills in Microsoft Word, Access, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint. Experience with administrative tribunals. History of volunteerism, such as service in the AmeriCorps or Peace Corps, is viewed favorably.

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Hiring Coordinator
nyc admin trials and hearings
12th Floor, 100 Church St
New York City, NY 10007

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