Deputy County Attorney

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Location: Rochester, NY Name: Deputy County Attorney
Type: County Department Job Announcements Deadline: Until Filled
Salary: $77,000 to $97,000 annually based on experience
Agency/Dept.: Law Department (General Social Services Unit)

Description of Duties

The Monroe County Law Department is seeking an attorney in its General Social Services Unit. The position in the General Social Services Unit provides legal representation to the Monroe County Division of Human Services in various matters including adult protective services, public assistance, eligibility, Medicaid, guardianships, and the collection of monies owed to the Division of Social Services

Minimum Qualifications


  1. The attorney(s) must be duly licensed to practice law in the State of New York.
  2. The ideal candidate(s) will have at least one to three (1-3) years of experience preferably handling public assistance issues.  
  3. The attorneys(s) must have the ability to work well with judges, lawyers, court administrators, caseworkers, examiners, and other individuals within the court system.

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