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Litigation - General Attorney in Chaska, MN

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Company name

Carver County Attorney's Office

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Chaska, MN

Date Last Verified

Apr 06,2018

Posted on

Apr 04,2018

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Assistant County Attorney The candidate under the direction of the Division Manager, the Assistant County Attorney is responsible for providing legal services and representing the County, State or local municipalities in a wide variety of juvenile matters. Duties include providing legal advice and training to county divisions/employees/officials; conducting legal research; evaluating, preparing, and presenting cases in legal proceedings including motions, hearings, trials and appeals; and preparing and drafting legal documents. Reviews cases and legal information to determine appropriate legal actions on behalf of the County, State or municipality. Represents the County, State or municipalities in court proceedings, legal proceedings or administrative hearings including all criminal, civil or juvenile proceedings as assigned. Drafts and prepares various legal documents including letters, stipulations, affidavits, briefs, complaints, legal memoranda or other documents necessary in pending legal actions. Advise and train county divisions, employees and other agencies (e.g., law enforcement) on matters of law or significant legal issues or trends that impact operations and procedures. Respond to general questions of the public concerning legal issues. Drafts appellate briefs and appears at subsequent presentation of arguments before the higher courts. Provides research, writing and trial support for the County Attorney or other legal staff, as assigned. Performs other duties of a comparable type and level, as assigned. Should have Juris Doctoral degree in law from an accredited law school. A valid license to practice law in the State of MN is required. 1 year of experience as an Assistant County Attorney or equivalent experience as a practicing attorney is preferred. Closing Date: 04/18/18 04:30 PM.

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Job #01307

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Carver County Attorney's Office
604 East 4th Street
Chaska, MN 55318-2102
Phone: 952-361-1525
Fax: 952-361-1536