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Attorney | Albany, NY

Associate or Junior Associate

Criminal Law Matters Criminal Defense

Jobs for criminal attorneys in Albany New York


Albany, NY - Capital District | Ideal Location

The Firm
New York State Regional Law Firm



New York State Capital District law firm seeks a Junior Associate or Associate to join a fast-paced law practice noted for high-profile criminal matters.  This attorney should have a sincere interest and experience in criminal defense or prosecution-related matters.  This position reports to The Managing Partner, who is a noted mentor.  A minimum of 1-3 years of related experience is required to work on various high-profile civil, criminal and related corporate matters.  Your autonomy will be determined by your experience, when joining the firm.


Six-figure base, with Firm comprehensive health/welfare programs and benefits.  Discretionary year-end bonus, based on performance.   Sheltered private parking and access in one of the Capital District's most desired locations.


  • Ability to work on diverse high-profile criminal cases, in a confidential manner.

  • Understand the sensitivities of all parties concerned including interaction with the press/media outlets.

  • Exposure to election fraud and or related criminal matters is highly desired​.  However, exposure to criminal defense of any type will be considered.


The Ideal Attorney
An attorney seeking career stability, security, and growth with a noted firm reporting to a Managing Partner who is seeking someone he can develop and grow with a sincere interest in criminal defense working with high-profile clients and or cases, at times.



  • Acceptance to The New York State Bar or in the process of receiving acceptance

  • A minimum of 1 to 3 years of related experience, ideally in criminal law/defense or prosecution with a law firm, public defender, or DA’s office

  • A junior must have a solid understanding of briefs and motion work, to get up and running

  • Ability to work on high-profile cases with discretion at all times

  • Good interpersonal skills to interact with a broad spectrum of people and organizations. Judges, Clients, Prosecutors, Law Clerks, Paralegals, Corporate In-House Counsel and others.

  • A person who appreciates and enjoys the complexities of litigation

  • An Associate seeking career stability, security, and the ability to grow 

  • This is an upbeat, collaborative, and professional work environment. This Associate or Junior Associate should appreciate this type of culture, in a regional law firm, where every employee is valued.



Helene Crocitto | Managing Partner

Attorney Recruitment

Criminal Defense Matters 


Albany New York Criminal Defense Attorney Jobs
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