Job Details

Senior Advisor and Special Counsel

Company name

Office of the New York State Attorney General

Organization Type


Job Type


Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Jan 31,2018

Posted on

Jan 03,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Senior Advisor and Special Counsel The candidate will assist on identification of areas ripe for creative affirmative enforcement and litigation, including multi- state impact litigation brought by state attorneys general. Will be researching and tracking public policy trends across NY State and the country on key issues and collaborating with staff across OAG bureaus to formulate innovative legal, policy, funding and legislative solutions. Researching issues of state and federal law, and participating in and/or leading investigation or litigation teams in OAG’s criminal or civil divisions. and Devising non-litigation strategies, and consulting and collaborating with external stakeholders and opinion leaders, in order to address critical issues facing New York State and its residents.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have 5+ years of litigation/legal experience, as well as 3+ years policy/government experience. Excellent organizational, writing, legal research and critical analytical skills are essential. Experience utilizing and presenting data in a public policy or litigation context is a plus. Must reside in (or intend to soon become a resident of) New York State and be admitted to practice law in New York State.

Additional info

Reference No. EXEC_SA/SPC_NYC_3141 Send Cover Letter; Resume; Writing Sample and List of three (3) professional references.

Company info

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

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