Assistant District Attorney – Welfare Fraud/DSS

Niagara County District Attorney's Office
February 23, 2023
Lockport, NY
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The Niagara County District Attorney's office is seeking to add a motivated attorney to a team of 25 experienced prosecutors. The position is specifically assigned to the investigation and prosecution of Welfare Fraud cases in Niagara County. The incumbent works under the direction of the District Attorney while independently investigating, filing and prosecuting Welfare Fraud cases in Lockport City Court and occasionally presenting cases to the Niagara County Grand Jury.
Candidates are required to obtain fulltime residency in Niagara County within 12 months from date of hire. Salary range is $71,379-$86,617 dependent on experience. New graduates are encouraged to apply. The position offers a healthy work-life balance as well as full NY State pension and benefits.
Minimum Qualifications: Graduate of Law School AND current registration with the New York State Bar at time of appointment and for the duration of employment with Niagara County.