New York State Civil Service Special Assistant Attorney General - Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (Hauppauge) in Hauppauge, New York

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants must have a minimum of four (4) years of practice experience, and possess excellent analytical, writing, communication and organizational skills. Applicants should have substantial grand jury and trial experience that preferably includes the investigation and prosecution of financial crimes, as well as experience drafting and overseeing the execution of search and eavesdropping warrants. Applicants should also demonstrate: (1) the ability to articulate the critical issues in a case accurately and precisely; (2) strong research and interpersonal skills; (3) good judgment; (4) the ability to work independently and to work productively as a team member; and (5) the ability to work in a supportive and professional manner with professional staff and support staff.

Applicants must reside in (or intend to soon become a resident of) New York State and be admitted to the New York State bar. In addition, the Public Officers Law requires that attorneys in the OAG be citizens of the United States. A two (2) year commitment upon being hired is a condition of employment. ## Duties Description The Medicaid Fraud Control Unit in the New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is seeking an experienced prosecuting attorney to serve as a Special Assistant Attorney General in its Hauppauge office. The selected candidate will lead investigations of financial fraud in the healthcare industry, present evidence to grand juries, and conduct evidentiary hearings and trials in New York State courts.

Additional Comments

Salary to be determined commensurate with experience.

Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. The Office is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to workplace diversity.

PLEASE NOTE: Unless otherwise specified in the “Notes on Applying” section, the “Application Due” date associated with this posting is not the last day applications can be submitted. Applications for this position will be accepted by the hiring bureau on a rolling basis until a candidate is selected; recruitment for this position can be closed or suspended at any time. For the most current information on available position vacancies, applicants are advised to review the Office of the New York State Attorney General website ( or contact the Legal Recruitment Bureau via email at or phone at 212-416-8080. ## Notes on Applying Applications are being received online. To apply, please go to our website,, Resources/Job Opportunities - Attorney Positions. Reference No. MFCUSAAGHAU_3179.

Applications are being received online. To apply, please visit our careers website here. Applicants must be prepared to submit a complete application consisting of the following:

  • Cover Letter (You may address to Sandra Jefferson Grannum, Esq., Bureau Chief, Legal Recruitment)

  • Resume

  • List of three (3) references with contact information and email addresses

  • Writing Sample

  • Most recent transcript if fewer than (5) years post graduate

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

For questions about a position with the OAG, the application process or assistance with submitting your application, please contact the Legal Recruitment Bureau via email at or phone at 212-416-8080.

For more information about the OAG, please visit our website:

Date Posted: 10/11/18

Applications Due: 01/31/19

Vacancy ID: 60605

Agency: Attorney General, Office of the

Title: Special Assistant Attorney General - Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (Hauppauge)

Occupational Category: Legal

Salary Grade: NS

Bargaining Unit: M/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary Range: From $0 to $0 Annually

Employment Type: Full-Time

Appointment Type: Permanent

Jurisdictional Class: Exempt Class

Travel Percentage: 0%

Workweek: Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week: 37.5

From: 8:30 AM

To: 5 PM

Flextime allowed?: No

Mandatory overtime?: No

Compressed workweek allowed?: No

Telecommuting allowed?: No

County: Suffolk

City: New York, NY

State: NY

Zip Code: 10005

Name: Sandra Jefferson Grannum, Esq., Bureau Chief

Email Address:

Street Address: Medicaid Fraud Control Unit 300 Motor Parkway, Suite 230

Street: NYS Office of the Attorney General Legal Recruitment Bureau - 28 Liberty Street