Job Details

Trial Attorney

Company name

The Attorney General and Department of Law - State of Alaska

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Valid Through

Sep 03, 2020

Posted on

May 21, 2020

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Anchorage, AK, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Profile

Trial Attorney
The candidate will represent the Department of Corrections and employees in civil lawsuits filed by prisoners. These cases allege medical deliberate indifference, excessive force, and other constitutional violations as well as relief under the Cleary consent decree. Duties incorporate all aspects of civil litigation defense in both state and federal courts, including investigation, discovery, motion practice, trial and appellate work. May handle cases in Juneau, Kenai, Palmer, and Fairbanks. Travel both in Alaska and out of state may be required. Should have 3+ years of litigation practice as an attorney responsible for own caseload. Trial experience as either lead counsel or second chair is also preferred. Must have precise analytical skills, excellent writing ability, and strong oral advocacy skills. Should enjoy all aspects of the litigation process including trial. Should be highly motivated and able to work well as a member of a litigation team.

Additional info

position: 20-TWC-03. Submit a resume that includes a complete history of education and professional work experience and identifies at least three professional employment references.

Company info

Patti Shake
Supervising Attorney
The Attorney General and Department of Law - State of Alaska
310 K Street,
Suite 403
Anchorage, AK 99501-2064
Phone: 907-269-5100

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