National Association of Attorneys General

National Association of Attorneys General National Association of Attorneys General

State Openings

The following openings are provided by and are listed as a service for the state offices of Attorneys General. Please contact the listed office directly. NAAG cannot forward resumes or other inquiries and cannot warrant that a position listed here remains open.


AK | Child Protection Section - Anchorage
The primary responsibility of the attorney in this position is to handle child-in-need-of-aid cases in the Anchorage office. The case load is heavy and focused on litigation. This position requires extensive superior court trial work and a significant amount of written motion practice. The attorney may also have the opportunity to work on child welfare policy and participate in special projects aimed at improving the child welfare system in Alaska.

AK | Natural Resources Section - Anchorage
The attorney hired for this position will represent and advise the State of Alaska in both litigation and transactional work concerning natural resource matters that involve significant state revenues and interests. The attorney primarily will represent and advise the Department of Natural Resources on a diverse range of legal matters.

AK | Special Litigation Section - Anchorage
The Special Litigation section is recruiting for an experienced litigator to handle a diverse case load with an emphasis on employment litigation. The attorney will represent the State in employment cases, including administrative hearings and state and federal court litigation, but will also have the opportunity to litigate other matters assigned to the section.

AK | Torts & Workers' Compensation Section - Anchorage
The attorney assigned to the Torts workgroup will incorporate all aspects of civil litigation defense in both state and federal court, including investigation, discovery, motion practice, trial, and appellate work. In addition to cases filed in Anchorage, the attorney may handle cases filed in other parts of the state including Kenai, Palmer, Fairbanks, and Bethel.

AK | Attorney - Opinions, Appeals & Ethics Section, Anchorage
The Opinions, Appeals & Ethics Section of the Alaska Department of Law is looking for a talented and hard-working attorney to join our legal team in the Anchorage office. The job consists primarily of civil appellate work, critical motion practice in the trial courts, and giving advice to government agency clients on complex legal matters. If you want to do meaningful work in a collegial and professionally fulfilling workplace, we hope you will consider joining us.

AS | Assistant Attorney General - Criminal Prosecutor
The Attorney General's Office of American Samoa is looking for prosecutors of all ranges of experience to join its Criminal Division as Assistant Attorneys General. The Attorney General's Office is responsible for prosecuting all crimes in the only American Territory south of the equator. The Office is currently looking to hire felony, misdemeanor, and juvenile prosecutors. Benefits include monthly salary, leave and medical benefits, government provided housing, and free transportation to the Territory and back to the mainland upon completion of contract.

DC | Supervisory Trial Attorney - Child Support Services Division
The Child Support Services Division (CSSD) of the Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia is seeking an Assistant Section Chief for the Policy, Training and Administrative Affairs Section. CSSD administers the District's child support services program that includes locating non-custodial parents, establishing legal paternity, establishing support orders, enforcing legal support obligations including medical support, and modifying support orders.

DC | Trial Attorney - Public Safety Division, Juvenile Section
The District of Columbia Office of Attorney General seeks a trial attorney for the Juvenile Section of its Public Safety Division. The Juvenile Section handles all juvenile prosecutions in the District of Columbia and cases involving truancy and status violations. The Section has jurisdiction to charge a juvenile for any criminal offense under the D.C. Code, Federal Code, or D.C. Municipal Regulations.

DC | Appellate Litigation Fellow
The Office of the Solicitor General is responsible for the District's civil and criminal appellate litigation and handles high-profile matters of both local and national importance. The Office practices most frequently before the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, and the Supreme Court of the United States.

IA | Assistant Attorney General - Consumer Protection
Iowa Attorney General seeks attorney to handle consumer fraud investigations and litigation. Litigation experience preferred. Excellent academic credentials and outstanding research/writing skills required.

IA | Assistant Attorney General - Antitrust
Iowa Attorney General seeks attorney to handle antitrust litigation. Litigation/antitrust experience preferred. Excellent academic credentials and outstanding research/writing skills required.

NY | Civil Rights Bureau Chief - Division of Social Justice
The New York State Office of the Attorney General is seeking an experienced lawyer to lead its Civil Rights Bureau, located in New York City. The Bureau enforces laws that protect all New Yorkers from discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, and military status, source of income or disability.

NY | Bureau Chief - Investor Protection Bureau
The New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is seeking an experienced securities litigator to lead its premier Investor Protection Bureau located in New York City. The Investor Protection Bureau is responsible for the enforcement of New York’s blue sky laws, known as the Martin Act.

NY | Assistant Attorney General-In-Charge - Division of Regional Affairs
New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is seeking a dynamic litigator committed to public service to head its Poughkeepsie Regional Office. The Regional Office represents the State, its agencies and officers in a wide range of federal and state court litigation, handles consumer frauds complaints, charities and affirmative justice matters.

NY | Deputy Chief - Special Investigations and Prosecutions Unit
The New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is seeking an experienced prosecutor to join its Special Investigations and Prosecutions Unit in Albany or New York City. The Unit includes experienced homicide prosecutors and investigators throughout the State. This position reports to the Chief of the Special Investigations and Prosecutions Unit. Some travel may be required.

NY | State Counsel
The New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is seeking an outstanding, experienced attorney to serve as the State Counsel. As State Counsel, this attorney will lead the Division of State Counsel and be a member of the Attorney General's senior legal team, reporting to the First Deputy Attorney General.

NY | Trial Attorney - Claims Bureau, Medical Malpractice Section
The New York State Office of the Attorney General's Claims Bureau in New York City is seeking an experienced trial attorney to defend Medical Malpractice cases. The Claims Bureau represents the State of New York and its agencies in the Court of Claims and its employees in State Supreme Court. The selected candidate will defend the State in medical malpractice actions, from commencement through trial, with post-trial briefs often required.

OR | Chief Investigator - Medicaid Fraud Unit
We are seeking a dynamic self-starter, experienced with investigations and personnel management, to join the Medicaid Fraud Unit as a Chief Investigator (Principle Executive Manager D).

WY | Assistant Attorney General - Water & Natural Resources
The Wyoming Attorney General's Office seeks an attorney for the Water & Natural Resources Division to represent the State of Wyoming and the Department of Environmental Quality in litigation, enforcement, and day-to-day legal matters. This position will primarily, but not exclusively, represent the Solid and Hazardous Waste Division of the Department of Environmental Quality.

WY | Assistant Attorney General - Criminal Division
The Wyoming Attorney General's office seeks an attorney in the Criminal Division to represent the State. As an assistant attorney general, this attorney may litigate appeals in front of the Wyoming Supreme Court and litigate state post-conviction and federal habeas corpus challenges to convictions and sentences in the state and federal district courts. This attorney may also assist in advising criminal justice agency clients. This attorney may also participate in civil litigation, administrative hearings, drafting opinions, and other duties as assigned.

WY | Assistant Attorney General - Civil Division
This position is for an attorney to serve in the Civil Division of the Office of the Wyoming Attorney General. This attorney will represent the State of Wyoming, various licensing boards, and the Department of Education. The attorney will assist these agencies and others with advice on legal matters on a day-to-day basis, represent clients in litigation and appeals, draft formal legal opinions, review contracts, and review administrative rules and regulations.

WY | Assistant Attorney General - Water & Natural Resources
The Wyoming Attorney General's Office seeks an attorney for the Water & Natural Resources Division to represent the State of Wyoming and the Department of Environmental Quality in litigation, enforcement, and day-to-day legal matters. This position will primarily, but not exclusively, represent the Land Quality and Industrial Siting Divisions of the Department of Environmental Quality, as well as the Abandoned Mine Lands Program.

Who's My AG?

Find the attorney general who represents you.

Meetings & Trainings

Stay informed of NAAG meetings and the NAGTRI trainings we offer.

AG Spotlight

Eric Schmitt, Missouri Attorney General

Eric Schmitt was appointed to the position of Missouri attorney general in November 2018.