The Tort Division of the NYC Law Department is accepting applications from admitted attorneys for Assistant Corporation Counsel positions in the Vertical Units of the Tort Division.
Tort Division attorneys defend the City of New York in personal injury and property damage cases primarily in State Court. Attorneys in the Vertical Units are assigned Tort cases to handle from inception through resolution. Vertical Unit attorneys engage in discovery, take and defend depositions, write and argue motions, engage in settlement negotiations, and prepare for and conduct trials.
The current vacancies are in the Brooklyn location. Please indicate in your borough preference in your cover letter.
Minimum Qual Requirements
All candidates must be :
1. graduates of an ABA approved law school,
2. admitted and in good standing with the NYS bar, and
3. have at least one year of civil litigation experience.
The ideal applicant will have significant civil litigation experience, trial experience, or settlement experience.
Please click on the 'Apply Now' button. Please attach your cover letter and resume as one document under 'resume' and a writing sample under 'cover letter'.
New York City Residency is not required for this position.
Recruitment Contact: Stuart Smith
Recruitment Email: ***********************
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