Job Details

Litigation - General Attorney in Brooklyn, NY

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Company name

Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA)

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

Brooklyn, NY

Date Last Verified

Mar 20,2018

Posted on

Mar 11,2018

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Agency Attorney II Candidate will be responsible for defending tort cases from inception through trial. Will prepare pleadings, draft motions, respond to discovery requests, attend court conferences, argue motions, interview experts and witnesses, perform on-site inspections, conduct depositions, and analyze legal and factual issues. Will also develop trial strategies, review expert reports and medical records, obtain subpoenaed records, develop direct and cross-examination questions, try Supreme and Civil Court cases, and negotiate settlements.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: 1 year of experience at Assignment Level I, or 2 years of comparable legal experience subsequent to admission to the Bar, in the areas of law related to the assignment. Desired: Excellent oral, written communication and research skills. Strong working knowledge of Windows, Lexis Nexis and WestLaw. Strong interpersonal communication and judgment skills, the ability and the desire to solve complex legal problems.

Additional info

Job ID: 92709

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA)
370 Jay Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201