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Litigation - General Attorney in Columbia, SC

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Company name

South Carolina Attorney General's Office.

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Location

USA Columbia, SC

Date Last Verified

Apr 30,2018

Posted on

Apr 04,2018

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Attorney I- PCR The candidate under close supervision, this Attorney I performs professional legal work for the State. The Attorney is primarily responsible for post-conviction relief litigation to include conducting research for legal issues and preparing pleadings and responses to applications for post-conviction relief. Represents the State at court hearings in assigned circuits and prepares orders for judges' consideration and signature. The Attorney represents the State on assigned appeals in Appellate Courts and file appeals based on the outcome of the PCR hearings. The Attorney prepares court rosters and issues those to the appropriate courts. The Attorney manages rosters and makes all court appearances in the assigned circuit(s). The Attorney performs other duties as assigned by the supervisor(s), Chief Deputy Attorney General, and/or Attorney General. Should have J.D. Degree. Must be a member of the SC Bar and have completed the Rule 403 requirements. Must be well-organized with a demonstrated ability to work independently, must be able to work with close supervision, and must be proficient in legal research and writing and have excellent oral advocacy skills. Should have good computer skills and knowledge of Word and must be able to transport files to and from court. This position will require some overnight travel.

Additional info

Job #75641

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
South Carolina Attorney General's Office.
1000 Assembly
PO Box 11549
Columbia, SC 29211