Assistant District Attorney

Full-time 28 views
Company Bronx County District Attorney's Office Location Bronx, NY, United States

Government

Attorney

USD
74000
Annually

Min 3 yrs required

Full-time

Legal

Aug 04, 2022

Nov 17, 2022

Dec 02, 2021

Profile

Assistant District Attorney
Duties: The candidate will with external agencies to obtain discovery materials, particularly those related to potential law enforcement witness credibility issues. Review sensitive disciplinary and personnel information to determine disclosure obligations pursuant to CPL §245.20. Draft, review, and edit motion responses for challenges to Certificates of Compliance and speedy trial motions, applications for protective orders, and motions in limine. Consult with Assistant District Attorneys throughout the Office regarding case-specific discovery issues, particularly those related to disclosure of Giglio materials and preparing witnesses for hearings and trial. Understand, and clearly and effectively respond (orally and in writing) to complex and evolving legal issues, and Supervise Trial Preparation Assistants in preparing Giglio material for Assistant District Attorneys for disclosure to defense bar. All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: Should have Juris Doctorate degree required. Should have 3+ years of criminal law experience, US Citizenship, and New York State Residency are required as of the first day of employment. Demonstrated understanding of a prosecutor’s ethical obligations and the Office’s policy and procedure regarding Brady/Giglio issues. Extensive writing and editing experience, evidenced by submission of a relevant writing sample. Hearing and trial experience including a working knowledge of witness preparation and rules of evidence. Ability to exercise excellent judgment and strong ethics. Ability to thrive in a high-volume, fast-paced work environment. Works efficiently to meet strict statutory deadlines. Ability to maintain the confidentiality of information. Ability to work independently and collaborate with others inside and outside of our agency. Excellent computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft Word products, Outlook and Excel. Strong interpersonal, organizational, planning, and communications skills that build and sustain effective working relationships throughout the Office; and Commitment to professional growth and pursuing justice with integrity.

Salary
USD 74000 Annually

Additional info

Job ID: 902 - 2021126

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Bronx County District Attorney's Office
198 East, L61st Street
Bronx, NY 10451-3506

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