Contract/Temporary Attorney – Disabilites/ADA/Emergency Management

On Call Counsel Published: February 23, 2018
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Job Description

NYC Firm seeking a Disabilities/ADA/Emergency Management Attorney to work along three attorneys. The right candidate will be working on a report to the Federal Court re: compliance with a Settlement Order in a Federal class action suit. 



  • Knowledge of City’s emergency preparedness plans and response and recovery activities related to people with disabilities, older adults, and others who may be vulnerable during an emergency.
  • Familiarity with the ADA and of the concerns of others who have access and functional needs, such as the elderly, children and non-English speakers.
  • Familiarity with the Settlement Order, several related memoranda of understanding, previous reports to the Court, and correspondence between the parties.
  • Review general materials applicable to the City’s emergency planning and response in the context of the special needs populations.
  • Compile data from staff in the Emergency Management department and other agencies about their progress towards compliance with the terms of the Settlement Order.
  • Assist in the writing and editing of the 7th bi-annual Report to the Court.
  • Must be admitted to practice law in both New York State  and Federal Courts.
  • Experience with Government Compliance.
  • Great organizational, writing and editing skills, and the ability to work on a team.




Must be knowledgeable and familiar with using Microsoft Office Suite. LexisNexis and Westlaw.

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