Job Details

Agency Counsel

Company name

New York Department of Environmental Protection

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Oct 09,2019

Valid Through

Jan 22,2020

Posted on

Aug 04,2019

Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 77114 to 95000 Annually

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Corona, NY, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Contract Law >> Contract Law
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Agency Counsel
The candidate will handle complex transactions and the development of model contracts and procurement strategies along with related legal research and writing. Will work under the Senior Counsel for Infrastructure and Operations, with latitude for independent judgment and decision-making, and will handle complex transactional matters related to supply and service contracts, government-to-government contracts, technology contracts and non-construction related consultant contracts. Duties will include: Develop and assist in the implementation of model contracts; Devise procurement strategies for complex solicitations and track procurement methods to develop best practices for specific categories of contracts; Prepare legal opinions, memoranda, correspondence and other legal documents; The attorney will interface with bureau and executive staff, consultants, and other government agencies, as well as liaising with the City’s Law Department in connection with procurement matters and other legal issues.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have admission to the New York State Bar; and either below: 1 year of satisfactory United States legal experience subsequent to admission to any state Bar; or Six 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, candidates 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 candidates must have 2 years of experience in Assignment Levels I and/or II or three years of comparable legal experience subsequent to admission to the bar, in the areas of law related to the assignment.
5 years of full-time responsible, relevant, satisfactory legal experience is preferred with municipal transactions and procurement, particularly in the development and implementation of model contracts and procurement strategies; Excellent legal research; Writing, analytical and oral communication skills.

Company info

Grace Pigott
New York Department of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expway
Corona, NY 11368

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