Job Details

Assistant District Attorney

Company name

New York State Suffolk County District Attorney's Office

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Feb 12, 2020

Valid Through

May 27, 2020

Posted on

Jun 21, 2019

Years of Experience

Min 15 yrs required

Location

Hauppauge, NY, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Criminal Law >> Criminal Law
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Profile

Assistant District Attorney
The candidate will work in the Asset Forfeiture Bureau. Will be expected to handle a complex caseload of affirmative litigation commenced under Article 13-A of the New York Civil Practice Law and Rules. Supervise other attorneys in the bureau, and advise the District Attorney on matters involving asset forfeiture. Should demonstrate an ability to conduct financial investigations culminating in the seizure of proceeds and instrumentalities of crimes under 13-A. Must demonstrate working knowledge of the Penal Law, Criminal Procedure Law and Public Health Law. Should demonstrate working knowledge of the Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform Act. Must have 15 years of affirmative litigation experience in a New York State District Attorney’s Office handling cases commenced pursuant to Article 13-A of the New York CPLR and 5 years of such experience may be replaced with private or government experience in real estate law, corporate law, Uniform Commercial Code experience or other similar transactional law experience, or 5 years’ experience in an investigative bureau in a New York State District Attorney’s Office. Should have 2+ years of supervisory experience, reviewing and advising junior attorneys regarding 13-A. Must also have personally written and argued 3 appeals of asset forfeiture in an Appellate Division of the State of New York. Should have Bar admissions in NYS Second Department; Eastern District of New York; and Southern District of New York.

Additional info

Send cover letter, resume, law school and undergraduate degree transcripts, completed SCDAO application, 2 writing samples, and 3 references.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
New York State Suffolk County District Attorney's Office
N County Complex
Building 77
Hauppauge, NY 11787

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