Division of Regional Affairs Utica Regional Office – Office of the New York State Attorney General

OFFICE OF THE NEW YORK STATE ATTORNEY GENERAL

Division of Regional Affairs Utica Regional Office – Assistant Attorney General In Charge – Utica Reference No. UTC_AAGIC_2012

The Office of the New York State Attorney General is seeking a dynamic litigator committed to public service to head its Utica Regional Office.  The Regional Office represents the State, its agencies and officers in a wide range of litigation pending in Supreme Court, County Court (Oneida, Herkimer, St. Lawrence, Jefferson, Montgomery, Fulton and Otsego Counties), the Court of Claims and the U.S. District Court for the Western District. The Regional Office also conducts affirmative, public advocacy litigation involving such diverse areas as consumer protection, civil rights, public integrity and charities fraud. Applicants must be capable of handling all phases of the investigations and litigation from commencement through trial and have superior writing, analytical, organizational, negotiation and supervisory skills.  A minimum of 10 years of experience is also required.  Applicants must reside in (or intend to soon become a resident of) New York State.

Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.  The Office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age or disability and is committed to workplace diversity.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, three (3) references and a recent writing sample to: Sandra Jefferson Grannum, Esq., Bureau Chief, Legal Recruitment Bureau, Office of the New York State Attorney General, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271 or recruitment@ag.ny.gov  Submission via email is preferred.  Please indicate Reference No. and position in your cover letter.

For more information about the Office, visit our website: www.ag.ny.gov