Job Details

Legal Associate

Company name

Hudson River Park Trust

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Jan 13,2018

Posted on

Jan 12,2018
Practice Area
Contract Law >> Contract Law
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Profile

Legal Associate Duties: Working with staff and the legal team in preparing requests for proposals and assisting with bid preparation; Assisting the trust with contract compliance and required quarterly reporting; Managing Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) and other document production requests; Assisting with the preparation of quarterly Board of Directors meetings; preparing minutes/synopses of Board dispositions, and other public meetings; Drafting notices to tenants/concessionaires/permittees; Creating/updating databases to comply with various state mandates; Conducting legal research, preparing memoranda and reporting research findings, under the supervision of legal department staff; Assisting with other tasks as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree required; applicants with law school background or paralegal experience preferred; a JD Degree is welcomed; 2+ years working in an office environment. 1+ year experience with FOIL requests and/or document production is helpful; Excellent written and verbal communication skills; Experience conducting research (Lexis/Westlaw); strong analytical skills; Strong organizational skills.
Applications Due: 01/31/18

Additional info

Vacancy ID: 46705

Company info

Kate Yarhouse
Director of Human Resources
Hudson River Park Trust
W Street At West Houst Pier 40
New York City, NY 10014
Phone: 518-474-6988

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