The Department of Justice seeks an experienced and motivated attorney with a demonstrated interested in health care law.
The Consumer Protection and Antitrust Bureau is responsible for investigating and prosecuting unfair and deceptive business practices, reviewing proposed mergers, investigating anticompetitive conduct in various industries, and prosecuting white-collar crime, complex financial fraud, and financial exploitation of the elderly. It exercises statewide civil and criminal enforcement authority and partners with the U.S. Department of Justice, Federal Trade Commission, and other state attorneys general to conduct multistate investigations and litigation. The Bureau is composed of a multidisciplinary team including attorneys, sworn law enforcement investigators, a financial analyst, and support staff.
The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for handling matters involving the enforcement of state and federal antitrust laws, but will also work on other consumer protection cases. Recent antitrust issues within the Bureau have focused largely on preserving competition within the health care sector.
Complex civil litigation experience is preferred but not required. Strong legal
research and writing skills, a collaborative work ethic, individual initiative, and the
ability to identify strategic solutions in a fast-paced, team environment are highly
desirable. The position offers competitive salary commensurate with experience and
excellent benefits. Successful candidates must have a Juris Doctor from an accredited
law school and good standing in the New Hampshire Bar (or waiver eligibility)