Job Details

Criminal Law Attorney / Litigation - General Attorney in Brooklyn, NY

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Company name

United States Courts

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Criminal Law
Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

Brooklyn, NY

Date Last Verified

Apr 18,2018

Posted on

Mar 21,2018


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Profile

Probation Officer, CL 27 - 28 The candidate conducts investigations and prepares reports for the court with recommendations, which requires interviewing offenders and their families, as well as collecting background data from various sources. An integral part of this process is the interpretation of policies and procedures, statutes, Federal Rules of Criminal Procedures and may include U.S. Sentencing Guidelines, monographs, and relevant case law. Enforces court-ordered supervision components and implements supervision strategies. Maintains personal contact with offenders. Investigates employment, sources of income, lifestyle, and associates to assess risk and compliance. Addresses substance abuse, mental health, domestic violence, and similar problems and implements the necessary treatment of violation proceeding through assessment monitoring and counseling.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: The candidate must possess a four-year degree from an accredited college or university in a field of academic study such as criminal justice, criminology, psychology, sociology, human relations, business or public administration, which provides evidence of the capacity to understand and apply the legal requirements and human relation skills involved in the position. Must also have 2 years of specialized experience, including 1+ year equivalent to work as a CL-25; orthe completion of a master's degree in a field of study closely related to the position, or a Juris Doctor (JD) degree. Should preferably have 2 years of specialized experience as defined above. Bachelors or Masters Degree in related discipline desired. Must have knowledge of federal law and the criminal justice system. Should have strong familiarity with techniques in supervising offenders. Excellent written and oral communication skills required.

Deadline: 19 April 2018.

Additional info

Announcement number: NYEP 18-03. Apply online. No emails. Visit website for more information.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
United States Courts
75 Clinton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201