Website The New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG)

Legal Recruitment

Division of Criminal Justice

Criminal Enforcement and Financial Crimes Bureau

Assistant Attorney General – Buffalo

Reference No. CEFC_AAG_BUF_3376

Application Deadline is August 13, 2021

The New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is seeking an experienced attorney for the Criminal Enforcement and Financial Crimes Bureau, located in Buffalo. The Bureau investigates and prosecutes criminal acts related to securities fraud, tax fraud, and other white-collar crimes. The Bureau includes attorneys, investigators, auditors, and analysts who conduct complex, long-term criminal investigations and prosecute cases statewide, from charging through conviction.

Required Qualifications:

  • A minimum of seven (7) years of New York State prosecutorial experience;
  • Significant experience in the investigation of white-collar crimes, utilizing techniques such as search warrants, cell-site orders, cooperating witnesses, and forensic analysis of large volumes of documents and financial records;
  • Substantial grand jury and trial experience;
  • Excellent communication and writing skills; and the
  • Selected candidate must be highly motivated and results-oriented.

Applicants must reside in (or intend to soon become a resident of) New York State and be admitted to practice law in New York State. In addition, the Public Officers Law requires that attorneys in the Office be citizens of the United States. A two (2) year commitment upon being hired is a condition of employment.

OAG employees serve more than 19 million state residents through a wide variety of occupations. We offer a comprehensive New York State benefits package, including paid leave, health, dental, vision and retirement benefits, and family-friendly policies. As an employee of the OAG, you will join a team of dedicated individuals who work to serve the people of our State.

How To Apply

Applications are being received online. To apply, please click on the following link:  CEFC_AAG_BUF_3376

To ensure consideration, applications must be received by close of business on August 13, 2021.

Applicants must be prepared to submit a complete application consisting of the following:

Please note: Failure to submit a complete application will delay the consideration of your application.

If you have questions regarding a position with the OAG and the application process or you need assistance with submitting your application, please contact Legal Recruitment via email at or phone at 212-416-8080. For moreinformation about the OAG, please visit our website:

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