Nonprofit

Staff Attorney - Direct Practice

On-site
Work must be performed in or near New York, NY
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Published 20 days ago

Details at a Glance

Job Type
Contract / Freelance
Application Deadline
June 21, 2024
Salary
USD $78,316.78 - $105,193.37 / year

Description

Position Description: We are seeking to hire immediately an entry-level appellate attorney to work on criminal appeals primarily from plea convictions. More than one position may be filled based on this posting. This is primarily an in-person position, with at most two (2) days remote work allowed weekly.

Qualifications:

• A demonstrated commitment to criminal defense and social justice

• Excellent and proven research, writing, and oral advocacy skills

• A strong interest in client-focused representation

• A self-directed ability to manage an active caseload

• New York State bar admission required, or a commitment to seek admission immediately

Position Description: We are seeking to hire immediately an entry-level appellate attorney to work on criminal appeals primarily from plea convictions. More than one position may be filled based on this posting. This is primarily an…

Location

On-site
111 John Street, New York, NY 10038, United States
9th Floor

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Instructions:

To Apply: Please submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and list of references as a single PDF to apply@appad.org, referencing “Staff Attorney Position – Direct Appeals” in the subject line by June 21, 2024. Applicants with disabilities may e-mail apply@appad.org or call Melissa Taveras, Executive Assistant, at (212) 693-0085, ext. 252, to request and arrange for accommodations for submitting an application.

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