Assistant State’s Attorney

Full-time 5 views
Company Cook County State's Attorney Location Chicago, IL, United States

Government

Attorney

Min 2 yrs required

Full-time

Jun 15, 2022

Sep 28, 2022

Dec 23, 2021

Profile

Assistant State’s Attorney
The candidate will manage, maintain, and handle a full case load which includes, but is not limited to: drafting and filing responsive pleadings; issuing and responding to written discovery; presenting and taking party, witness, and expert depositions; drafting and responding to all types of motions including motions to dismiss, motions for summary judgment, and motions to compel; participating, conducting, and leading settlement conferences; participating, conducting, and leading evidentiary hearings, arbitrations, mediations, bench trials, and jury trials. 2 years of litigation experience or other comparable legal experience required. Demonstrated interest in public service and/or family law required. Juris Doctor degree, with a license to practice in the State of Illinois required. Strong organizational skills for managing a high-volume practice required. Experience in Cook County Domestic Relations matters preferred. 2 years of state court litigation experience preferred. Knowledge of family law preferred.

Company info

Kathy Wallace
Director of Human Resources
Cook County State's Attorney
69 W. Washington,
Suite 3200
Chicago, IL 60602

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