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Litigation - General/Commercial Attorney in Lincoln, NE

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Posted on

Oct 16, 2020

Salary

USD 26 Hourly

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Lincoln, NE, United States
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Attorney II
The candidate will serve as an Administrative Hearing Officer to conduct Administrative License Revocation (ALR) hearings and all contested hearings before the agency. Draft proposed findings of fact, conclusions of law, and recommended orders for the Director. Legal support and enforcement staff attorney for the Motor Carrier Services Division for tax evasion. Review, support, and advise on enforcement of tax evasion collection. Provide legal support to the Driver Licensing Services Division on all commercial driver license issues. Review all federal laws and maintain compliance with all federal requirements. Review compliance of all persons and entities requesting and accessing agency data for federal and Nebraska statutory law compliance. Correspondence and answering legal calls and inquiries from the public, attorneys, law enforcement, and other governmental entities. Knowledge of all agency statutes, rules and regulations, policies and procedures that pertain to possible inquiries. Draft and promulgate agency rules and regulations as required by the Administrative Procedure Act. Projects and correspondence as assigned by Agency Legal Counsel. Assist Agency Legal Counsel with the review and response to public records requests. Confer with the Director, Agency Legal Counsel, Staff Attorneys, and Agency Administrators on the facts and status of issues, cases, and other legal/administrative actions that impact the agency. Research federal rules and recent court decisions for agency impact. Analyze legal issues and prepare agency documents to help guide agency policies and practices. Counsel legal staff on issuance of discovery, subpoenas, and preparation for hearings. Analyze appeals and miscellaneous petitions before the agency. Prepare and conduct training of law enforcement officers on the ALR process. Limited travel in Nebraska required for training.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have 1 year of experience as an attorney practicing law and providing legal services such as preparing cases, advising clients, and/or interpreting laws or administrative policies. Must be admitted to the Nebraska Bar. Should preferable have Knowledge of motor vehicle laws, tax enforcement laws, administrative hearings and procedures, and rule and regulation promulgation. Must have Knowledge of: the techniques of preparing/drafting legal documents and forms; the principles and practices of criminal and civil law administration; judicial procedures and rules of evidence; the principles and practices of legal research; the procedures of trial and administrative hearings. Should have skill in: preparing summaries, legal analyses, findings, conclusions, briefs, and other legal documents; negotiating and communicating with others sufficient to persuade their acceptance of contentious goals or viewpoints. Must have ability to: prepare and communicate in person and by telephone, emails, summaries, and correspondence, the facts and arguments of a case to persuade others to accept the viewpoint presented; interact with legal associates, other government employees, the public, and representatives of parties involved in a case; formulate legal opinions and recommendations based on legal research and investigations; conduct legal research and investigations; prepare drafts of legal documents and forms; identify critical elements of legal questions or issues and select appropriate course of action; interpret and apply statutes, case law, decisions of judicial and administrative hearings, and administrative rules and policies.
Closing date 11/6/2020 11:59 PM Central

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