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Location New York - Albany
Job ID ETP5236491
Experience Level Midlevel Associate
Job Experience Min. 3 - Max. 5 Years
Albany office of our client seeks criminal defense associate attorney with 3-5 years of experience. The candidate will be responsible for the management of the criminal defense of clients by developing case resolutions, negotiating dispositions, and advocating for clients in court. Will build client relationships and provide an excellent customer experience. Perform legal research as necessary. Prepare and draft legal documents, including motions and equity letters. Negotiate pleas, punishments, and requirements. Maintain client communication and relationships. Manage client expectations by communicating legal proceedings. Make appearances in court and case-related appointments with/for clients. Manage appearance calendar to avoid conflicts. Communicate court appearances with Paralegals. Assist clients via phone, text service, email, or walk-in to any extent possible. Obtain Google reviews from clients regarding case handling. NYS Bar admission is required.
The candidate should have excellent written and verbal skills. Exceptional problem-solving skills are needed. Decision-making abilities required. Must be organized and able to meet deadlines. The capacity to perform under stress is needed.
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125 Park Avenue, 25th floorNew York,New York 10017
Phone (212) 232-0277
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