|Application Due By: July 1, 2016|
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|Union Representation:||Member Management/Confidential|
|Duties & Responsibilities:||An attorney admitted to practice in the State of New York. The attorney will handle all facets of work in State Police Counsel's Office, including, but not limited to:
Assisting in litigation pending in state and federal courts wherein the Office of Attorney General represents the Division of State Police or its members;
Serving as the primary attorney in litigation pending in the Division of Human Rights, the EEOC, or other fora wherein the State Police represents itself;
Responding to subpoena requests, including the collection of documents and preparation of motions, when necessary;
Responding to legal questions from sworn and civilian members of the State Police;
Handling sworn member and civilian disciplinary proceedings, including the preparation of charges and other legal memoranda, and the presentation of evidence before the appropriate tribunal;
Responding to Freedom of Information Law Requests and Appeals, including the collection of documents and the formulation of legal responses;
Train State Police personnel, when needed, including the preparation of training material; and
Assist in the review and formulation of State Police policy.
|Minimum and/or Preferred Qualifications:||Candidates must have been admitted to the New York State Bar and must have had two years of experience in the practice of law subsequent to admission to the Bar.
|Additional Comments:||This position does not require that the candidate has taken and passed a NYS Civil Service examination, or currently holds a qualifying position within the NYS Civil Service System. This position will be filled through a resume review and interview process.
Resumes will be evaluated to determine whether candidates will proceed to the interview phase of the process.
|Contact Name:||MaryEllen Tedesco, Assistant Director of Personnel|
|Contact Address:|| New York State Police
1220 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12226
|Additional Instructions:||Kindly submit via U.S. Mail or FAX a letter of intent and complete resume.|
Web page posted June 21, 2016.