Wall Street Criminal Defense Associate - 2023

Learn More About the Position Below

Are you a current or former New York assistant district attorney or public defender? Are you an excellent legal researcher and writer? Are you a workhorse?  

If you answered emphatically “yes” to all these questions, we want you. Here, you will be actively involved in investigations, trials, and appeals. We fight in SDNY, EDNY, Second Circuit, U.S. Supreme Court, New York State courts, other federal and state courts, and defend students in Title IX actions across the country. 


  • range of $100,000-$150,000 commensurate with experience; and 
  • benefits package, including health care and retirement. 

Successful Candidates: 

  1. demonstrate excellence in written and spoken communication; 
  2. want to work in a high-stakes, fast-paced environment; and 
  3. are committed to obtaining the best results for clients. 

Required documents:

  • cover letter;
  • résumé; and
  • writing samples

If qualified, click the button below and submit the required documents. In your one-page cover letter addressed to Mr. David M. Katz, Operations Director, Varghese & Associates, P.C., 2 Wall Street, New York, NY 10005, explain your interest in working at our firm and how your skills and experiences align with this position. In the conclusion of your cover letter, include the name of the person whose initials are written on the Moon. Only apply if you have carefully read all the above.