Job Details


Company name

The New York City Council

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Mar 23,2018

Posted on

Feb 23,2018
Practice Area
Environmental and Land Use >> Environmental and Land Use
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Paralegal The candidate will prepare bi-weekly Land Use calendars and introductions and call ups for the Stated Council Agenda. Calculate legal deadlines for all applications. Will coordinate with Land Use project managers to create biweekly briefing materials in a single cohesive document. Prepare public notice for publication in the City Record, including entering it into City Register Online system. Prepare Land Use Committee Report and Council Resolutions, legal documents comprising the Council’s decisions. Provide clerical support, accept newly filed applications, and maintain files and division databases. Update and maintain bi-weekly spreadsheet containing project information and reports.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have paralegal certification obtained by an accredited program or a program approved by the American Bar Association. Should have 1+ year of full-time experience in the performance of paralegal (legal assistant) services; superior typing and data entry skills, proficiency with Word, Adobe and Excel. Should have experience in handling multiple assignments with competing deadlines with a high degree of detail and accuracy.

Additional info

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
The New York City Council
250 Broadway
16th Floor
New York City, NY 10007
Fax: 212-791-5266

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