Title: Assistant District Attorney/ Appellate Attorney
Office: Putnam County District Attorney
Salary: TBD/Commensurate with experience
Location: Town of Carmel, Putnam County, New York
Job Information: The Putnam County District Attorney’s Office is seeking a qualified, experienced candidate to join our small yet dynamic office in the role of appellate attorney. Applicants must have 3+ years’ experience practicing criminal law, with a strong preference for prior appellate experience; possess superior research and writing skills; and demonstrate strong interpersonal and professional skills both in and out of the courtroom. Responsibilities will also include responding to FOIL inquiries and handling a local court case load of misdemeanor and felony cases.
Residency: Must be a Putnam resident or live in an adjoining county, be licensed to practice law in the State of New York, and possess a certificate of good standing from the Appellate Division.
Benefits: Full time benefits including health insurance and retirement benefits.
Contact: Please send resume, writing sample, law school transcript, and at least two references to Christina Rizzo at Christina.Rizzo@putnamcountyny.gov