Job Details

Mitigation Specialist Csp

Company name

Center for Community Alternatives

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Non-practicing Attorney

Date Last Verified

Oct 03,2018

Posted on

Aug 03,2018

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


Syracuse, NY
Practice Area
Criminal Law >> Criminal Law
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Mitigation Specialist, CSP The candidate will work with individuals charged with criminal offenses and their defense counsel to develop a client specific plan to be used by defense counsel for advocating for an appropriate plea and sentence. Responsible for life history investigations, development of individualized disposition/sentencing plans, court advocacy, and providing follow-up support by making referrals and continuing communication with clients and service providers to promote program engagement and completions.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a Bachelor's degree. JD or masters preferred. Must have a commitment to and experience in working with adults and youth from diverse cultural backgrounds who are involved, or at risk of involvement, with the criminal/juvenile justice system. Strong written and oral communication and advocacy skills, attention to detail and computer literacy (word processing, e-mail, internet research, and data entry) required. Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred. Ability to gain clearance to correctional facilities required.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Center for Community Alternatives
115 E. Jefferson Street
Suite 300
Syracuse, NY 13202
Fax: 315-471-4924