Job Details

Assistant Solicitor General

Company name

New York State Attorney General

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Mar 18,2019

Valid Through

Jul 01,2019

Posted on

Mar 14,2019

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

Albany, NY, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Assistant Solicitor General
The candidate will serve as an Assistant Solicitor General in the Albany Bureau of the Division of Appeals and Opinions. Should expect to brief and argue a substantial caseload of appeals before the state and federal appellate courts, draft briefs amicus curiae, make recommendations concerning proposed appeals and amicus filings, and make recommendations concerning possible intervention in cases where the constitutionality of a state statute is brought into question. Must have 2 years of general legal experience, demonstrated skills in legal research, analysis, and writing; a talent for oral advocacy; and an interest in thinking about the law. Prior
appellate experience, including clerkship experience, is preferred. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Additional info

Reference No. A&O_ALB_ASG_3004. Submit Cover Letter; Resume; List of three (3) references with contact information and email addresses; Most recent school transcript, if less than five (5) years post-graduate; Writing Sample.

Company info

Sandra Jefferson Grannum
Bureau Chief
Recruitment
New York State Attorney General
120 Broadway
New York City, NY 10271-0332
Phone: 212-416-8080

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