Job Details

Assistant County Attorney V

Company name

Fairfax County Department of the County Attorney

Organization Type


Job Type



USD 3428

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


Fairfax, VA

Date Last Verified

Mar 14,2018

Posted on

Mar 13,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Assistant County Attorney V The candidate under general direction, personally handles litigation in state and federal court and before state administrative agencies. Must be an active member in good standing of the Virginia State Bar. Any combination of education and experience equivalent to four years of experience in the practice of civil law in the employ of a municipal or county government, or acceptable equivalent experience. Litigation experience is required. Must have license to practice law in the state of Virginia. Litigation experience in employment law, personal injury, workers' compensation, and civil rights violations is desired. Experience in federal court, preferably the Eastern District of Virginia, Alexandria Division is preferred. Knowledge: Knowledge of the sources of legal reference; Knowledge of the principles and practices of law; Knowledge of local, state and federal laws and court decisions affecting the practice of the law at the county level. Ability: Ability to learn Fairfax County ordinances and resolutions; Ability to analyze facts and reach logical conclusions; Ability to express ideas effectively, both orally and in writing; Ability to maintain effective working relationships with associates, County officials and the public. CLOSING DATE: 03/23/18 05:00 PM.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Fairfax County Department of the County Attorney
12000 Government Center Parkway
Suite 549
Fairfax, VA 22035
Phone: 703-324-4900

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