Job Details

Charities Bureau - Assistant Attorney General

Company name

Office of the New York State Attorney General

Organization Type


Job Type


Years of Experience

2-3 yrs required


New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Apr 20,2018

Posted on

Mar 16,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
Trusts and Estates >> Trusts and Estates
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Charities Bureau - Assistant Attorney General Duties The candidate will be representing the interests of charitable beneficiaries in Surrogate’s Court and Supreme; Court proceedings involving trusts and estates with charitable interests; representing the interests of the State in proceedings involving estates administered by the Public Administrator and other estates with unknown beneficiaries, including kinship hearings and withdrawal proceedings in Surrogate’s Court and Supreme Court; reviewing fiduciary accountings; and, assisting with legislative and public education initiatives.

Qualification and Experience

Qualification: The candidate should have 2-3 years of experience in trusts and estates law and litigation, preferably including contested Surrogate’s Court proceedings. The ideal candidate will combine excellent advocacy, negotiation and writing skills with a strong interest in public service.

Additional info

Reference No. CHAR_AAG_NYC_3153 Send resume, Cover Letter and 3references with contact information and email addresses Writing Sample; Law school transcript

Company info

Sandra Jefferson Grannum
Bureau Chief
Office of the New York State Attorney General
120 Broadway
New York City, NY 10271-0332
Phone: 212-416-8080

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