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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 | 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 | Labor & State Affairs Section, Anchorage
The attorney in this position will be assigned primarily to represent the Department of Military and Veterans' Affairs (DMVA)-including the Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and the Office of the Adjutant General-and the Department of Labor and Workforce Development.

AK | Attorney - 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, especially in connection with mining, both large and small scale.

AK | Attorney - Regulatory Affairs & Public Advocacy Section, Anchorage
The attorney selected for this position will do a range of work handled by the Regulatory Affairs and Public Advocacy (RAPA) Section. The RAPA section primarily performs the Attorney General's statutory function of representing the public interest in utility and pipeline carrier matters before the Regulatory Commission of Alaska. The section also provides policy analysis on related matters.

AK | Attorney - Oil & Gas Section
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 and Department of Revenue on a diverse range of legal matters, which may include leasing, permitting, tax, and royalties, and also will be responsible for providing aid to state agencies in legislative and regulatory matters, including the review, analysis, drafting, and promulgation of state statutes and regulations.

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 | Labor & State Affairs Section, Anchorage (preferred) or Juneau
The attorney selected for this position will have the opportunity to do a blend of legal work handled by the Labor & State Affairs Section. The responsibilities will consist of providing direct aid-to-agency advice, both written and oral, working on legislative issues and regulations projects on behalf of executive branch agencies, and some litigation.

AK | Attorney Recruitment
The Civil Division of the Department of Law is the State of Alaska's chief legal office in civil matters. The Department is looking for multiple talented, energetic, and hard-working full-time attorneys to become members of our dynamic legal team. Hiring positions in: Child Protection Section, Natural Resources Section, Special Litigation Section, Torts & Workers' Compensation Section.

AK | Attorney - Oil & Gas Section
The Oil & Gas section is recruiting for a full time attorney to 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 selected candidate will practice in the state and federal courts, including both trial and appellate courts, and before administrative agencies. Some travel may be necessary. The position may be filled in Anchorage or Juneau.

AK | Attorney - Child Protection Section, Anchorage or Bethel
The Child Protection section in the Bethel Attorney General's Office is recruiting for one full-time attorney position. The primary responsibility of the attorney in this position is to handle child-in-need-of-aid cases assigned to the Bethel office, although the attorney might be physically located in Anchorage. The case load is heavy and focused on litigation.

AK | Attorney - Child Protection Section
The Child Protection section in the Bethel Attorney General's Office is recruiting for one full-time attorney position. The primary responsibility of the attorney in this position is to handle child-in-need-of-aid cases assigned to the Bethel office, although the attorney might be physically located in Anchorage.

AK | Attorney - Environmental Section
The attorney will represent the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation on a variety of transactional, administrative, and litigation matters relating primarily to the agency's Division of Spill Prevention and Response, Division of Air Quality and Division of Water.

AK | Attorney - Torts and Workers' Compensation Section
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.

AZ | Assistant Attorney General
The Arizona Attorney General's Office Civil Litigation Division/Consumer Protection and Advocacy Section is seeking an Assistant Attorney General to focus on investigating/litigating consumer fraud cases, primarily auto sales and repair cases. This position will educate consumers regarding consumer issues, primarily auto purchases, auto fraud, and deceptive or false advertising; enhance consumer protection law enforcement efforts primarily in areas related to auto fraud, deceptive or false advertising, and unfair or deceptive acts or practices; and conduct other programs intended to rectify violations or alleged violations of consumer protection laws.

AZ | Assistant Attorney General
The Arizona Attorney General's Office Civil Litigation Division/Consumer Protection and Advocacy Section is seeking an Assistant Attorney General to conduct all phases of litigation involving enforcement of state laws including discovery, motion practice, trial and appeals. This position will identify, evaluate, prioritize, and respond to complaints about possible consumer fraud and related unlawful conduct. The attorney will supervise and conduct formal and informal investigations.

AZ | Senior Litigation Counsel
The Arizona Attorney General's Office Civil Litigation Division/Consumer Protection and Advocacy Section is seeking a Senior Litigation Counsel to identify, evaluate, prioritize and respond to complaints about possible consumer fraud and related unlawful conduct. This position will supervise and conduct formal and informal investigations, as well as conduct all phases of consumer fraud litigation including discovery, motion practice, trial and appeals in state superior court, federal court and also at the appellate level, where necessary, including complex litigation.

DC | Trial Attorney - Public Advocacy Division
The Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia is seeking an entry-level trial attorney in the Public Integrity Section of the Public Advocacy Division. The Public Advocacy Division investigates and litigates civil cases aimed at protecting the public interest. The Public Integrity Section brings enforcement cases against companies and individuals that engage in unlawful commercial activity causing harm to the public or harm to the District Government itself.

DC | Supervisory Trial Attorney (Assistant Chief) - Domestic Violence and Special Victims Section
The Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia (OAG) is seeking candidates for the position of Assistant Section Chief for the Domestic Violence & Special Victims Section (DVSV) of the Public Safety Division (PSD). DVSV was created in June 2019 by merging the existing Domestic Violence Section and Special Victims Unit.

MP | Assistant Attorney General
Are you looking for a change of view? How about the Northern Mariana Islands, listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as having the most temperate climate in the world? We are looking for prosecutors who can make a commitment for two years, handle intake, prosecution of traffic, misdemeanor or felony cases and/or appeals and adapt to an island culture. We pay your relocation costs, and you can use your state bar license to practice here.

ND | Director/Assistant Attorney General - Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU)
The Director position would be designed to prepare and try felony or misdemeanor criminal and civil cases related to Medicaid fraud and patient abuse and neglect.

NJ | Deputy Director - Consumer Protection
The Deputy Director will oversee teams that collectively include over 100 employees, handling consumer protection investigations, charities registration and investigations, complaint intake and processing, alternative dispute resolution, and more. The Deputy Director will also work with attorneys from the Division of Law's Affirmative Civil Enforcement Practice Group who represent the Division of Consumer Affairs in consumer protection investigations and litigation, enforcing some of the strongest consumer protection laws in the country.

NM | Assistant Attorney General - Litigation Division, Santa Fe
The New Mexico Office of the Attorney General, Litigation Division, an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, is seeking applicants for an "At Will" (not classified) Assistant Attorney General position located in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

NY | Assistant Attorney General - Litigation Bureau
The Court Administration and Regulatory Enforcement (CARE) Section of the Litigation Bureau in the New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is seeking an experienced litigator to serve in the New York City office.

NY | Bureau Chief - Investor Protection Bureau, New York City
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. The Bureau Chief will supervise attorneys and support staff in their civil investigations and affirmative lawsuits on behalf of the Office.

NY | Assistant Attorney General - Division of Social Justice
The New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is seeking experienced litigators for its New York City office to serve as Assistant Attorneys General as part of a dedicated team conducting complex investigations and litigation into frauds, breaches of duty and other violations of New York's not-for-profit and charitable solicitation laws.

NY | Assistant Attorney General - Civil Recoveries Bureau
The New York State Office of the Attorney General is seeking an attorney to serve in the General Recoveries Unit of the Civil Recoveries Bureau in Albany. The mission of the Civil Recoveries Bureau is to recover money owed to the state. We require a litigator with a minimum of five (5) years of legal experience to handle affirmative litigation and judgment enforcement.

NY | Multiple Attorney Positions - Health Care Bureau
The Health Care Bureau seeks to protect consumers from deceptive or illegal practices and to ensure access to health care by bringing civil prosecutions for violations of health, insurance, deceptive practice, anti-discrimination and other applicable laws. In addition, the Bureau advocates for legislation and policy initiatives to enhance the rights of health care consumers and their ability to access quality, affordable care in New York State.

NY | Regional Director/Supervising Attorney - Medicaid Fraud Control Unit, Buffalo
The New York State Office of the Attorney General's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU) is seeking an attorney with substantial prosecuting experience to lead our Buffalo Regional Office, which is responsible for eight counties in western New York.

NY | Regional Director/Supervising Attorney - Medicaid Fraud Control Unit, Rochester
The New York State Office of the Attorney General's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU) is seeking an attorney with substantial prosecuting experience to lead our Rochester Regional Office, which is responsible for nine counties in west-central New York.

NY | Special Assistant Attorney General - Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
The New York State Office of the Attorney General's (OAG) Medicaid Fraud Control Unit is seeking an experienced prosecuting attorney to serve as a Special Assistant Attorney General in its Albany office. The selected candidate will lead team investigations of allegations of financial fraud in the healthcare industry, and of abuse and neglect of residents of healthcare facilities, present evidence to grand juries, and conduct evidentiary hearings and trials in New York State courts.

NY | Assistant Attorney General - Environmental Protection Bureau, Buffalo
The Environmental Protection Bureau in the Office of the New York State Attorney General (OAG) is seeking an experienced litigator for its Buffalo office. This position would involve representing the State on energy, environmental, and public health matters in litigation before federal and state courts, as well as administrative agencies.

NY | Assistant Attorney General - Executive Division, New York City
The Executive Division of the New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is seeking an Assistant Attorney General with significant litigation experience to serve in the Office of Federal Initiatives in the New York City office. The Office manages and coordinates the litigation of constitutional and administrative law challenges to federal agency rulemaking and other federal agency action, including New York's participation in the federal administrative rulemaking process.

NY | Assistant Attorney General - Housing Protection Unit, New York City
The New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) seeks a dedicated attorney with significant litigation experience to serve in the newly created Housing Protection Unit (HPU). HPU is charged with addressing complaints of tenant harassment, preserving New York State's affordable housing stock and stopping fraud in the real estate industry.

NY | Deputy Bureau Chief - Public Integrity Bureau, New York City
The New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is seeking an experienced prosecutor to serve as the Deputy Bureau Chief of the Public Integrity Bureau (PIB). This position is located in New York City. PIB investigates and seeks to vindicate the public's trust in honest government.

NY | Senior Enforcement Counsel - Real Estate Finance Bureau, New York City
The New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is seeking an experienced affirmative litigator with a background in real estate, securities, and/or government litigation to serve as Senior Enforcement Counsel in the Real Estate Finance Bureau (REF).

WA | Supervising Principle Forensic Analyst (Financial Examiner 4) - Medicaid Fraud Control Division
All forensic analysts in MFCD must manage a robust caseload, participate in intake, investigations and testimony as needed for litigation or negotiation. MFCD is unique in that cases have an attorney, investigator and forensic fraud analyst assigned who work the matter from allegation through litigation. In MFCD, attorneys, investigators and forensic analysts build their cases from the ground up together. This position carries a full caseload of complex civil and criminal matters.

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.

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