Job Details

Criminal Law Attorney / Litigation - General Attorney in Tallahassee, FL

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Company name

Florida Department of Law Enforcement .

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Criminal Law
Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required


USA Tallahassee, FL

Date Last Verified

Mar 14,2018

Posted on

Mar 13,2018

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Senior Attorney The candidate will be representing office in "Officer Discipline" actions, including hearings at the Division of Administrative Hearings, on administrative license discipline cases involving law enforcement, correctional, and correctional probation officers. Working in a team of three prosecuting attorneys, must evaluate cases for probable cause, as well as proceed with license disciplinary actions, must present the case through witnesses and evidence before an Administrative Law Judge, must argue in favor of proposed findings of fact and imposition of a disciplinary penalty, effectively present cases for final agency action before the 19-member Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission. Provides legal services and advice to the staff of the firm Criminal Justice Professionalism Program, which supports the CJSTC's efforts. Additional duties include providing legal services and advice in criminal, civil, legislative, and administrative matters for the Department at the direction of the General Counsel, including reviewing administrative rules and policies, contracts, leases, fiscal authority, public records, information systems and personnel/employment concerns. From time to time, the incumbent will be assigned legal training and presentation responsibilities.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must be member of the Florida Bar for two or more years as of 04/01/2018. Should have 2+ years of experience as a Florida prosecutor (Assistant State Attorney or Assistant Statewide Prosecutor). Command of Florida criminal law and evidence and have effective trial skills is required. Administrative and appellate experience is a plus.

Closing Date: 03/15/2018

Additional info

Position Number: 71001464

Company info

Dana Kelly
Florida Department of Law Enforcement .
2331 Phillips Road
P.O. Box 1489
Tallahassee, FL 32302-1489
Phone: 1-877-562-7287