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Litigation - General Attorney in Waterbury, VT

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Company name

Vermont Attorney General

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Waterbury, VT

Date Last Verified

Aug 08,2018

Posted on

Aug 07,2018

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Assistant Attorney General The candidate will open to represent the DCF-Family Services Division primarily in the Family Services Division’s central firm districts including coverage of cases generated in Lamoille, Orange and Washington counties. Duties of the position include the following: Litigation of termination of parental rights and other juvenile court hearings in the Superior Court—Family Division of ; Representing DCF before the Human Services Board and firm Superior, Probate and Supreme Courts; Providing general counsel guidance to DCF employees on litigation, policy interpretation, and other matters as required; Representing DCF in administrative hearings at Woodside Juvenile Rehabilitation Center; Training DCF employees and contractors on various legal topics; Other legal work as requested by supervising attorney, including litigation in districts other those of primary assignment; Work with other AG and DCF divisions as required; and Travel to DCF district offices and Superior Courts across the state. Should have 5+ years of experience in administrative, juvenile, family, civil and/or criminal matters. Preference will be given to applicants with relevant litigation experience, especially if in firm courts are needed. Self-reliance, minimal IT skills and knowledge of state and federal child protection law, regulations and policies are a must. Must be a member in good standing of the firm Bar, or eligible to waive in, with excellent oral and written communication skills. Deadline: 18 August, 2018.

Additional info

Job ID: 623721

Company info

Kate Lucier
Vermont Attorney General
HC 2 North,
280 State Drive,
Waterbury, VT 05671-2080