Federal Defenders of New York (FDNY) is seeking applicants for a trial attorney position in our Manhattan and White Plains offices. We are vigorous in the defense of our clients, and we are seeking applicants with a similar level of passion and dedication for the work. Applicants must have a minimum of two years of legal experience. Fluency in Spanish a plus. Email your resume, cover letter and two writing samples to Jennifer_Brown@fd.org with “Re: White Plains 2019” or "Re: Manhattan 2019" in subject line. Application deadline is April 15, 2019 for Manhattan and March 22, 2019 for White Plains, but we will consider applications on a rolling basis so please submit as soon as possible. No calls or faxes please. The cover letter may be addressed to David Patton, Executive Director, Federal Defenders of New York, 52 Duane St., New York, NY 10007.
The salary is consistent with the federal pay scale and will depend on years of experience. Excellent benefits. Federal Defenders is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.