Job Details

Assistant Corporation Counsel

Company name

The New York City Law Department

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Salary

USD 68494

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

May 17,2018

Posted on

May 16,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - Personal Injury
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Assistant Corporation Counsel The candidate will handle a caseload from inception to resolution of high-profile and catastrophic-injury cases. Engage in discovery, take and defend depositions, write and argue motions, engage in settlement negotiations, and prepare for and conduct trials. Must be graduate of an ABA approved law school. Should be admitted and in good standing with the NYS Bar. Must be admitted or eligible for immediate admission to the SDNY and EDNY. Should have 1+ year of civil litigation experience, preferably in personal injury law. Must have solid knowledge of municipal tort law, the CPLR, and evidentiary issues; solid knowledge of and experience in personal-injury-case evaluation and valuation of injuries; strong interpersonal skills; and excellent judgment. Deadline: 2 June 2018.

Additional info

Send cover letter and resume. Job ID: 343000.

Company info

Stuart D. Smith
Director of Legal Recruitment
The New York City Law Department
100 Church Street
New York City, NY 10007

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