Job Details

Senior Litigation Counsel

Company name

Arizona Attorney General

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Valid Through

Dec 28, 2020

Posted on

Sep 14, 2020

Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 60000 to 110000 Annually

Years of Experience

Min 10 yrs required

Location

Phoenix, AZ, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Senior Litigation Counsel
Duties: Combat consumer fraud and related unlawful conduct. Supervise and conduct formal and informal investigations, as well as conduct all phases of consumer fraud litigation including discovery, motion practice, trial and appeals in state and federal court. A significant portion of the caseload will include complex litigation matters. Assist and advise other attorneys in the Section with less experience.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Admission to, and good standing with, the Arizona State Bar is required (include on resume the date(s) of admission in Arizona and any other states). Candidate must have an active Arizona State Bar license. 10 years of civil litigation experience. Knowledge of civil procedures, filing deadlines, completing matters in a timely manner, producing professional pleadings and keeping abreast of new statutes and case law. Knowledge and understanding of applicable consumer fraud statutes, other Arizona statutes, federal laws relating to consumer issues and the rules and regulations of state and federal courts. Knowledge of legal techniques and the basic concepts of American jurisprudence and of the formats utilized in the preparation of legal documents. Knowledge of the practical factors that impact investigative and litigation decisions and goals, including target and defendant responses, opposing counsel strategies and judicial perspectives, and victim/witness considerations. Knowledge and experience with settlement negotiations and financial considerations. Skilled in factual issue analysis, legal research, and legal writing. Skilled in advocacy, public speaking, media communications, trials, negotiating, investigating, and working closely with law enforcement personnel as well as witnesses. Skilled in identifying issues and preparing concise analysis of legal documents and records. Skilled in preparing legal briefs, memoranda, and correspondence efficiently and with minimal supervision. Ability to interact with and obtain information from witnesses, coworkers, and representatives of state and federal agencies and the courts. Ability to include effective and situation-appropriate interpersonal communication, good judgment, high ethical and professional standards, empathy with other section lawyers and staff, and ability to function well under time constraints and other pressures. Ability to operate software and equipment that is common to a modern work environment.

Additional info

Job ID: 50484

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Arizona Attorney General
1275 W. Washington
Phoenix, AZ 85007

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