Baltimore, Maryland

Posted Date

April 29, 2024

Contact Information

Kimberly Millender
amckenzie2@mdta.state.md.us

Job Title: Assistant Attorney General VI Position Type: Regular Full-Time

Salary: $89,727 – $150,415. The salary range is based on a multitude of factors including applicable personnel rules, regulations, and guidelines.

Location: Office of the Attorney General, Maryland Transportation Authority
2310 Broening Highway Baltimore, MD 21224

Telework: A hybrid remote telework and in-office schedule option is available per applicable policies and procedures.

DESCRIPTION: The Attorney General is the chief legal officer of the State of Maryland. The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) has the general charge, supervision, and direction of the State’s legal business, acting as legal advisors and representatives of the major agencies, various boards, commissions, officials, and institutions of State Government. The OAG also protects the public by civil enforcement of antitrust, civil rights, consumer protection, and securities laws and regulations and by the prosecution of organized crime, Medicaid fraud, environmental crimes, insurance fraud, state tax evasion, and other statutorily assigned matters. As Maryland’s 47th Attorney General, Anthony G. Brown leads the Office with a critical focus on equity, justice, and fairness.

Responsibilities

The OAG is seeking candidates for the position of Assistant Attorney General (AAG) to represent the Maryland Transportation Authority before various courts and administrative bodies, located throughout the State of Maryland. The duties of this position include all aspects of litigation including performing legal research, providing advice, writing motions, conducting discovery, taking depositions, writing briefs, and appearing at hearings and trials. In addition, the AAG will provide advice and assist with litigation on a variety of topics including employment law, police liability, tort liability, and other subjects.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have at least five years’ legal experience, excellent written and oral advocacy skills; and membership in good standing at the Maryland Bar or the ability to waive into the bar. Judicial clerkship or trial experience is helpful. A valid driver’s license is required.

Application Process

Interested persons should submit their resume with cover letter, list of references, and one concise writing sample to: Kimberly Millender, Principal Counsel, Office of the Attorney General, Maryland Transportation Authority to amckenzie2@mdta.state.md.us by close of business on Tuesday, May 14, 2024. Please write “AAG VI” in the subject line of the email.