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Litigation - General Attorney in Fayetteville, AR

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Company name

Arkansas Department of Human Services

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


Fayetteville, AR

Date Last Verified

Apr 18,2018

Posted on

Apr 17,2018

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Attorney The candidate will be responsible for conducting legal research and writing legal documents for use in litigation and for providing legal assistance to the agency. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency policy. Reviews and analyzes data and documentation related to agency’s legal matters to determine the agency’s position on the issue. Researches case law, state law and any applicable federal laws related to current legalissues to prepare for potential mediation, litigation, conciliation agreement, orsettlement. Writes legal briefs, motions, and other pleadings to support arguments to facilitate themediation/litigation process. Analyzes and interprets state and federal laws to determine impact on agency programs. Advises agency management on legal issues affecting the agency and offers alegal opinion on actions the agency may take to resolve legal issues. Represents the agency in legal proceedings which may occur in various settings andjurisdictions. Performs other duties as assigned. The formal education equivalent of a law degree from an accredited law school is essential. Should preferably have Certificates, Licenses, Registrations. Must be licensed to practice law and admitted to the Arkansas State Bar in accordance with ACA 16-22-201. Must possess a valid Arkansas driver’s license. Posting Expires: 04/23/2018.

Additional info

Position No.: 22100072

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Arkansas Department of Human Services
4044 Frontage Rd.
Fayetteville, AR 72703
Phone: 501-682-1001
Fax: 479-521-2311