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Senior Assistant County Attorney

Senior Assistant County Attorney

Posted: Aug. 5, 2019

End Date: Sep. 5, 2019

Salary: $80,179+ commensurate with years of experience

The Law Department is comprised of a County Attorney, 3 Deputy County Attorneys, 6 Senior Assistant County Attorneys, and a professional legal clerical staff.  The County Attorney reports directly to the Board of Commissioners and is the legal advisor and representative of the County. 

The position of Senior Assistant County Attorney will primarily be working with matters arising from the judicial system (Court System, District Attorney, Solicitor General and Administrative Office of the Courts), the Tax Commissioner, pro se litigation, excess proceeds claims, and interpleader matters, as well as other duties as assigned under the general supervision of a Deputy County Attorney. 

  • Juris Doctorate and 10 or more years of experience as an attorney;
  • Member in good standing of the Georgia Bar and admitted to practice in the Superior Courts of Georgia, United States District Court, Court of Appeals for the State of Georgia,  Supreme Court of Georgia and other courts as necessary;
  • Substantial experience working as a local government attorney;
  • Excellent writing skills.
Apply online: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/gwinnett/