Charleston, West Virginia

Posted Date

May 16, 2024

Contact Information

Lori Sovel
LSovel@wvago.gov

Assistant Attorney General-Dept. of Health/Human Services/Health FacilitiesThe West Virginia Attorney General’s Office seeks a full-time attorney to represent the West Virginia Department of Health, Human Services and Health Facilities in litigation and appeals before state and federal courts and administrative agencies. This position will:

  • Advise the client on litigation strategies
  • Assist with policy development and implementation
  • Engage with other state and federal agencies on the client’s behalf
  • Advise the client on day-to-day operations
  • Analyze cases for appeal
  • File and respond to appeals
  • Develop and implement targeted training for the client’s managers and employees, on issues related to conducting investigations, drafting reports, and preparing cases for litigation

Strong written and oral advocacy abilities are required. The candidate must be comfortable practicing independently with limited clerical support. The position is in Charleston, WV; however, other locations in the state will be considered if it is feasible.

Candidates must also have an active WV license or be eligible for admission.

Please send your resume, a writing sample, and preferred salary range to jobs@wvago.gov with “Dept. of Health/Human Services” in the subject line.

Application Process

Please send your resume, a writing sample, and preferred salary range to jobs@wvago.gov with “Dept. of Health/Human Services” in the subject line.