Temporary Attorney

Based in Albany, NY

The New York State Public Employees Federation, AFL-CIO, a union representing 54,000 professional NYS employees, is seeking to fill the following Albany based position:

Temporary Attorney

Services for this position are required immediately and anticipated to last until February 16, 2018.

Position Summary: Associate Counsel will litigate in state and federal courts on employment-related matters in the areas of labor law, civil service law and civil rights on behalf of the Union members; will handle proceedings before administrative agencies; will defend individual members in contractual disciplinary arbitrations; and will respond to legal inquiries.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree; Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school, admission in good standing to practice before NY and federal courts; experience preferred.

Salary: $ 68,418 plus longevities to be determined by experience. Excellent employer paid benefits. This position is covered by a collective bargaining agreement.

Send letter of application and resume to:

Office of Human Resources
NYS Public Employees Federation, AFL-CIO
1168-70 Troy-Schenectady Road
PO Box 12414
Albany, NY 12212-2414

Or email: HR@pef.org

An Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
Women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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