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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 03/28/18

Applications Due04/30/18

Vacancy ID49973

AgencySUNY Construction Fund

TitleAssociate Counsel

Occupational CategoryLegal

Salary Grade665

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $116189 to $146795 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Unclassified Service

Travel Percentage 2%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address 353 Broadway

City Albany


Zip Code12246

Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. Juris Doctorate from an accredited law school, and licensed to practice law and in good standing in the State of New York at the time of hire and throughout employment. Ten (10) years of legal experience, preferably in a private practice setting and as an in-house counsel in support of all aspects of complex public or private construction projects. Experience required in construction, public procurement, and insurance law. Substantial litigation experience is needed. Construction, personal injury and government defense experience will be a plus. Managerial experience supervising other attorneys and non-attorney staff is desired, as well as experience managing outside counsel.

Duties Description Responsible for providing legal advice and counsel to the State University Construction Fund (Fund), in legal matters and transactions to ensure compliance with legal requirements, to support the Fund's strategic plans and mission, and to identify and creatively address potential legal issues/concerns. The Fund is a New York State public benefit corporation charged with providing and expediting the construction and improvement of buildings and other facilities for campuses and colleges under the jurisdiction of the State University of New York (SUNY).

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Name Mary Jo Lais



Email Address


Street 353 Broadway

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12246


Notes on ApplyingApplicants may apply via email to my email address or by sending a hard copy to the address provided.

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