Job Details

Assistant Attorney General II

Company name

Goodwill Industries of South Texas

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Oct 05, 2020

Valid Through

Jan 18, 2021

Posted on

Sep 03, 2020

Salary

USD 31 Hourly

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Pharr, TX, United States

Employment Type

Part-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Criminal Law >> Criminal Law
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Assistant Attorney General II
Duties: Performs routine (journey-level) legal work. Work involves providing legal advice, counsel, and assistance; representing the State’s interest in civil and criminal matters; reviewing, evaluating, and rendering legal opinions; preparing legal documentation; and assisting in drafting bills and amendments for legislative consideration. Works under moderate supervision, with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Provides legal advice, counsel, and assistance. Represents the State’s interest in civil and criminal matters. Prepares legal documents, including but not limited to briefs, pleadings, and memoranda. Prepares cases for trial. Performs legal research and investigations, and reports fmdings and conclusions. Participates in administrative hearings and evidentiary hearings and in the discovery process. Assists in drafting bills and amendments for legislative consideration. May represent the Office of the Attorney General before state or federal district and appellate courts. Performs related work as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Experience in legal work. Graduation from an accredited law school with a JD degree. Member in good standing with the State Bar of Texas. Knowledge of legal principles, practices, and proceedings; and of state and federal laws, regulations, and rules. Skill in legal research, writing, and analysis; in conducting investigations; in mediation and negotiations; in using reasoning and logic; in identifying and solving complex problems; in prioritizing workloads; in using judgment to identify courses of action; and in the use of a computer and applicable software. Ability to prepare legal documents, to conduct research, to interpret and apply laws, to summarize findings, to prepare cases and present at trial, to conduct hearings, and to communicate effectively.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Goodwill Industries of South Texas
3508 N. Jackson
#600
Pharr, TX 78577

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