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Family Law Attorney in Central Islip, NY

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Company name

Family Court Suffolk County

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Job Type


Practice Area

Family Law

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


Central Islip, NY

Date Last Verified

Jun 19,2018

Posted on

Jun 13,2018

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Support Magistrate The candidate will support Magistrates work under the direction of the Chief and Deputy Chief Family Court Magistrate concerning adherence to training, standards and administrative support. Will under the general direction of an Administrative Judge, Support Magistrates serve in a confidential capacity and are responsible for conducting initial formal hearings to determine support proceedings, proceedings to determine paternity, and other matters within their authority, as defined by Section 439 of the Family Court Act. Conduct hearings, determine questions of fact and law, prepare findings of fact, and issue binding orders. Serve in a confidential quasi-judicial capacity for a term of three years, and may be reappointed for subsequent terms. Typical duties include: conducting hearings, researching and analyzing complex legal issues, reviewing legal documents, evaluating testimony and evidence, making findings of fact and conclusions of law and preparing detailed written decisions. Should have 5 years of relevant legal experience, 3 of which must be in New York State, gained after admission to the New York State Bar; or An equivalent combination of education and experience. Deadline: June 20, 2018.

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Family Court Suffolk County
400 carleton Ave
Central Islip, NY 11722