Organization

New York State Office of the Attorney General
New York City, New York

Posted Date

January 28, 2021

Division

Division of Criminal Justice

Contact Information

Legal Recruitment
212-416-8080
recruitment@ag.ny.gov

Division of Criminal Justice
Criminal Enforcement and Financial Crimes Bureau – New York City
Assistant Attorney General
Reference No. CEFC_AAG_NYC_3324

Application Deadline is March 19, 2021

The New York State Attorney Office of the General (OAG) is seeking an experienced attorney for the Criminal Enforcement and Financial Crimes Bureau, located in Manhattan. The Bureau investigates and prosecutes criminal acts related to securities fraud, tax fraud, and other white-collar crimes. The Bureau includes attorneys, investigators, auditors, and analysts who conduct complex, long-term criminal investigations and prosecute cases statewide, from charging through conviction.

Qualifications

We are seeking an attorney with a minimum of five (5) years of New York State prosecutorial experience, including significant experience in the investigation of white-collar crimes, utilizing techniques such as search warrants, cell-site orders, cooperating witnesses, and forensic analysis of large volumes of documents and financial records. The candidate must have substantial grand jury and trial experience, be highly motivated and results-oriented, and possess excellent communication and writing skills.

Applicants must reside in (or intend to soon become a resident of) New York State and be admitted to practice law in New York State. In addition, the Public Officers Law requires that attorneys in the Office be citizens of the United States. A two (2) year commitment upon being hired is a condition of employment.

Application Process

Applications are being received online. To apply, please visit our careers website: https://ag.ny.gov/job-postings.

To ensure consideration, applications must be received by close of business on March 19, 2021.

Applicants must be prepared to submit a complete application consisting of the following:

  • Cover Letter (You may address to Legal Recruitment)
  • Resume
  • List of three (3) references with contact information and email addresses
  • Writing Sample

Please note: Failure to submit a complete application will delay the consideration of your application.

If you have questions regarding a position with the OAG and the application process or you need assistance with submitting your application, please contact Legal Recruitment via email at recruitment@ag.ny.gov or phone at 212-416-8080.

For more information about the OAG, please visit our website: ag.ny.gov

About the Organization

OAG employees serve more than 19 million state residents through a wide variety of occupations. We offer a comprehensive New York State benefits package, including paid leave, health, dental, vision and retirement benefits, and family-friendly policies. As an employee of the OAG, you will join a team of dedicated individuals who work to serve the people of our State.