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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 07/14/17

Applications Due01/15/18

Vacancy ID42263

AgencyAttorney General, Office of the

TitleAssistant Attorney General - Criminal Enforcement and Financial Crimes Bureau (NYC)

Occupational CategoryLegal

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $0 to $0 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Exempt Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County New York

Street Address 120 Broadway

City New York


Zip Code10271

Minimum Qualifications 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.

Duties Description The New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is seeking experienced attorneys with a minimum of five (5) years of prosecutorial experience for the Criminal Enforcement and Financial Crimes Bureau (CEFC), located in Manhattan. CEFC 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 from charging through conviction.

We are seeking attorneys with significant investigative experience such as writing search warrants and cell site orders. The ideal candidate will have experience developing and managing complex, document-intensive investigations. The candidate must also possess excellent writing skills and have substantial grand jury and trial experience. A background in finance and securities is not necessary, but is a plus.

Additional Comments Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. The OAG is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to workplace diversity.

Salary to be determined commensurate with experience.

PLEASE NOTE: Unless otherwise specified in the “Notes on Applying” section, the “Application Due” date associated with this posting is not the last day applications can be submitted. Applications for this position will be accepted by the hiring bureau on a rolling basis until a candidate is selected; recruitment for this position can be closed or suspended at any time. For the most current information on available position vacancies, applicants are advised to review the Office of the New York State Attorney General website ( or contact the Legal Recruitment Bureau via email at or phone at 212-416-8080.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Sandra Jefferson Grannum, Esq., Bureau Chief

Telephone 212-416-8080

Fax 212-416-8264

Email Address


Street 120 Broadway

City New York

State NY

Zip Code 10271


Notes on ApplyingHOW TO APPLY

Applications are being received online. To apply, please go to our website,, Resources/Job Opportunities - Attorney Positions. Reference No. CEFC_NYC_AAG_3042

Applicants must be prepared to submit a complete application consisting of the following:
• Cover Letter (You may address to Sandra Jefferson Grannum, Esq., Bureau Chief, 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 the Legal Recruitment Bureau via email at or phone at 212-416-8080.

For more information about the OAG, please visit our website:

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