Legal Support Analyst, Division of Criminal Justice, Organized Crime Task Force

Posted: 03/08/18 | SHARE:


The Organized Crime Task Force of the New York State Office of the Attorney General is seeking a Legal Support Analyst (LSA) to join OCTF’s Syracuse office. The LSA will work closely with a team of Assistant Deputy Attorneys General and investigators to investigate and prosecute organized crime cases in New York State. 

The LSA will be involved in OCTF’s cases at all stages and will be an integral member of the investigative team. Specifically, the LSA will conduct a range of investigative and legal support tasks, including searching databases, drafting subpoenas, analyzing and synthesizing large volumes of phone and bank records, and writing reports. The LSA will assist in executing wiretaps, analyzing intercepted communications, and identifying targets. The LSA will also assist attorneys and investigators in preparing for grand jury presentations, arrests, and prosecution. Additionally, the LSA will also be expected to support OCTF attorneys by performing a variety of administrative duties, including typing legal documents and correspondence, answering phones, communicating with court personnel, organizing and copying documents, and maintaining case files.



The ideal candidate has experience researching and analyzing documents, possesses a strong interest in law enforcement and criminal investigations and demonstrates an eagerness to contribute to the direction and success of OCTF’s cases. 

A Bachelor’s degree with strong credentials is required for the position. Additionally, the individual selected for the LSA position must have excellent organizational, time management, and multitasking skills. The ability to analyze and synthesize large amounts of information, excellent written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail and accuracy, as well as familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel and social media, are also required.

Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. 

The OAG is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to workplace diversity.

Application Instructions

Applications are being received online. Job Reference #OCTF_SYR_LSA_6066

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
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 the Legal Recruitment Bureau via email at or phone at 212-416-8080.
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