The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York seeks to hire a diverse, talented, and dedicated team of lawyers who share the following attributes: the utmost integrity, a keen intellect, sound judgment, and a sincere commitment to public service. In our evaluation process, we pay close attention to an applicant’s analytical abilities and presentation skills, as evidenced by, among other things, his or her work experience, academic background, and writing samples. The Office generally prefers applicants who have more than two years of experience following graduation from law school, including work in a judicial clerkship, private law firm, non-profit organization, or other government office.
After a several month hiatus, our Office is currently accepting applications and interviewing applicants for positions as Assistant United States Attorneys.
To be considered for an Assistant United States Attorney position, please consult the attached instructions and complete the following forms:
We ask that you comlpete the voluntary form below to assist us in our efforts to attract a diverse workforce. For more information about this form, please consult the attached instructions.
Please send all required forms and additional documents to:
Executive Assistant United States Attorney
One St. Andrew's Plaza, Room 834
New York, New York, 10007
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