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Family Law Attorney / Litigation - General Attorney in Garden City, KS

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Company name

Finney County

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Family Law
Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Garden City, KS

Date Last Verified

May 21,2018

Posted on

Feb 16,2018

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Profile

Assistant County Attorney Duties: Interact with the public, victims, witnesses and defendants to complete investigations and to obtain information related to legal proceedings. Review current cases including looking at the facts, evidence, witnesses, creditability, etc. to determine the best course of action. Review and research law enforcement records and reports, statutes, court decisions and other legal documents to prepare for court proceedings. Prepare legal documents, including offense charges, search warrants, and appeal briefs. Represent the State at criminal and juvenile trials, hearings and other court related proceedings and present oral and written arguments to District Court, Court of Appeals and Kansas Supreme Court. Access, input, and retrieve accurate information from a computer. Prepare legal writing and conduct research into new laws, new case law and appellate work. Meet and negotiate with attorneys as needed. Assist new lawyers as needed. Assist and train Law Enforcement as requested. Train personnel from Department of Children and Families, Community Services, Youth Services, and other agencies upon request. Handle Juvenile matters/classes at Youth Services.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: JD Degree from a university. PREFERRED: JD Degree from a university and 5+ years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Or JD Degree from a university and 1-2 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. License to practice law in Kansas.

Additional info

Job ID: AT11. Send resume, cover letter and application.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Finney County
311 N. Ninth St.
Garden City, KS 67846