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Deputy Attorney- Civil

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Hamilton, MT, United States

Deputy Attorney- Civil

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Ravalli County

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Deputy Attorney- Civil
The candidate will be providing legal counsel to Ravalli County offices, departments, and elected boards, Advising the board of county commissioners and other county offices at public meetings, Representing Ravalli County in defending or prosecuting civil litigation in all courts and administrative hearings, including preparing pleadings, leading negotiations, engaging in pre-trial discovery and conducting court hearings, Acting as liaison with Ravalli County’s insurer and assigned insurance defense attorneys, prosecuting enforcement of statutes or regulations as assigned, Communicating orally and in writing on civil legal issues, being on-call as assigned to assist and advise elected officials and county departments with civil issues requiring immediate action, or law enforcement agencies in criminal matters. Undertaking other work as assigned by County Attorney, Under the direction of the Chief Deputy Attorney or County Attorney this position might involve secondary duties that include, but are not limited to, prosecuting mental health involuntary commitment proceedings, dependency and neglect cases, youth in need of care, and representation in adult guardianship proceedings, or aspects of the criminal prosecution functions of the Office. Ability to adhere to strict standards of confidentiality, Ability to provide legal representation in jury and non-jury trials, and other court hearings and proceedings, Ability to present oral and written arguments, and communicate effectively in the English language, Ability to analyze law enforcement investigations and make charging decisions , Ability to prepare pleadings, motions, briefs, correspondence and complex legal documents, and analyze legal theories and arguments of opposition, Knowledge of civil procedure and laws, and rules of evidence, Ability to handle conflicts between the public and County departments, work under stress, work late hours, and communicate in contentious situations, all while remaining professional and representing well the County Attorney’s Office, Ability to accurately implement policy positions of County Attorney, Ability to distinguish between law and policy Ability to follow verbal and written instructions, Ability to advise County entities, including County official, boards and employees, Knowledge, skills and abilities to effectively perform all essential duties listed above, Knowledge of legal research methods and procedures, , have a Doctor of Jurisprudence from an ABA accredited institution , be admitted and licensed to practice law in the State of Montana in good standing, authorize and pass criminal background check and personal investigation to the satisfaction of the Ravalli County Attorney.

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May 08, 2023
Jan 23, 2023
Dec 28, 2021
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Hiring Coordinator
Ravalli County
205 Bedford Street
Suite C
Hamilton, MT 59840


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Jan 23, 2023

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Jan 23, 2023

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Deputy Attorney- Civil
The candidate will be providing legal counsel to Ravalli County offices, departments, and elected boards, Advising the board of county commissioners and other county offices at public meetings, Representing Ravalli County in defending or prosecuting civil litigation in all courts and administrative hearings, including preparing pleadings, leading negotiations, engaging in pre-trial discovery and conducting court hearings, Acting as liaison with Ravalli County’s insurer and assigned insurance defense attorneys, prosecuting enforcement of statutes or regulations as assigned, Communicating orally and in writing on civil legal issues, being on-call as assigned to assist and advise elected officials and county departments with civil issues requiring immediate action, or law enforcement agencies in criminal matters. Undertaking other work as assigned by County Attorney, Under the direction of the Chief Deputy Attorney or County Attorney this position might involve secondary duties that include, but are not limited to, prosecuting mental health involuntary commitment proceedings, dependency and neglect cases, youth in need of care, and representation in adult guardianship proceedings, or aspects of the criminal prosecution functions of the Office. Ability to adhere to strict standards of confidentiality, Ability to provide legal representation in jury and non-jury trials, and other court hearings and proceedings, Ability to present oral and written arguments, and communicate effectively in the English language, Ability to analyze law enforcement investigations and make charging decisions , Ability to prepare pleadings, motions, briefs, correspondence and complex legal documents, and analyze legal theories and arguments of opposition, Knowledge of civil procedure and laws, and rules of evidence, Ability to handle conflicts between the public and County departments, work under stress, work late hours, and communicate in contentious situations, all while remaining professional and representing well the County Attorney’s Office, Ability to accurately implement policy positions of County Attorney, Ability to distinguish between law and policy Ability to follow verbal and written instructions, Ability to advise County entities, including County official, boards and employees, Knowledge, skills and abilities to effectively perform all essential duties listed above, Knowledge of legal research methods and procedures, , have a Doctor of Jurisprudence from an ABA accredited institution , be admitted and licensed to practice law in the State of Montana in good standing, authorize and pass criminal background check and personal investigation to the satisfaction of the Ravalli County Attorney.

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Hiring Coordinator
Ravalli County
205 Bedford Street
Suite C
Hamilton, MT 59840

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