Assist Attorney General - Continuous Recruitment

Job Posting: Apr 8, 2019 

Closing Date: Ongoing

Primary Location: GA-Fulton-Atlanta  

Number of Openings: 1

Advertised Salary : $60,000.00 MINIMUM Annual

 

 

Job Summary

We are accepting applications for our attorney applicant pool. Duties include serving as the attorney and legal advisor for state agencies, departments, authorities and the Governor; specific duties depend on the Division.  Executive Office - The Executive Office includes the following leadership positions: the Attorney General, the Chief of Staff, the Chief Deputy Attorney General, the Counsel to the Attorney General and the Solicitor General.  Regulated Industries and Professions Division.   Sections: Regulated Public Interests; State Licensing Boards; Environmental and Natural Resources. Commercial Transactions and Litigation Division.  Sections: Tax; Real Property; Construction, Transportation and Authorities; Business and Finance.  Criminal Justice Division.  Sections: Capital Litigation; Post-Conviction Litigation; Public Safety.  General Litigation Division.   Sections: Civil Rights; Torts; and Workers' Compensation.  Government Services & Employment Division.  Sections: Health and Social Services; Labor & Employment; Education/Elections/Local Government & Judiciary. Prosecution Division - The Prosecution Division prosecutes fraud and corruption involving the State of Georgia’s departments and agencies, including those committing crimes against the state.  The Unit also prosecutes identity fraud, residential mortgage fraud and securities fraud.   Medicaid Fraud Division -The Medicaid Fraud Division investigates and prosecutes fraud and abuse by providers in the Georgia Medicaid program. Consumer Protection Division - The Consumer Protection Division is the consumer protection agency for the State of Georgia. The Unit helps protect consumers from unfair and deceptive acts and practices in consumer transactions. It also investigates consumer problems, monitors the marketplace to promote fair and honest competition, takes enforcement action against violators and publishes consumer education materials and alert warnings.  Solicitor General’s Unit - The Solicitor General's Unit is the newest addition to our legal teams, handling high-profile and complex cases on behalf of the State and focusing on appellate litigation in state and federal courts and in the and U.S. Supreme Court.  Please click “Organization of the Office” link: https://law.georgia.gov/organization-office for a complete description of our legal divisions.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

Graduation from an accredited law school and Member of the Georgia Bar

Preferred Qualifications:

Preference will be given to applicants who possess one or more items below:

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team is a plus.

 

Assistant Attorney General-CONTINUOUS RECRUITING