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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.

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 | Assistant Deputy Attorney General - Public Interest Division
Together, the Deputy Attorney General and the Assistant Deputy Attorney General oversee the management and operation of PID. PID's focus and mission is to elevate OAG's affirmative public interest civil litigation practice and defend the District in complex civil litigation. The Assistant Deputy will be responsible for helping the Deputy to manage the Division and the nature of its work. The Division has four sections, each of which is led by a manager who conducts the day-to-day management of that section.

DC | Trial Attorney - Civil Litigation Division
The Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia seeks a trial attorney for Section III of its Civil Litigation Division. The Civil Litigation Division defends the District of Columbia in civil lawsuits filed in the Superior Court of the District of Columbia and the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia in which plaintiffs seek monetary damages or injunctive relief. The incumbent will handle a variety of matters, including personal injury cases, employment discrimination claims, and federal constitutional civil rights litigation.

DC | Supervisory Trial Attorney (Chief) - Civil Litigation Division
The Civil Litigation Division of the Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia is seeking a Chief for Litigation Section II (Section II). Section II, along with three other Sections in the Civil Litigation Division, defends the District of Columbia in civil lawsuits brought for monetary damages, ranging in subject matter from slip and falls, motor vehicles accidents, and inmate assaults, to government contracts, police false arrest/use of excessive force, as well as employment cases filed under Title VII, the ADA, the ADEA and similar statutes.

DC | Supervisory Trial Attorney (Chief) - Housing and Community Justice
The Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia (OAG) is seeking candidates for the position of Chief of the Housing and Community Justice (HCJ) Section in the Public Advocacy Division (PAD). The Public Advocacy Division investigates and litigates civil cases aimed at protecting the public interest. The HCJ Section works with community groups, tenant, worker rights and environmental advocacy organizations, as well as District government agencies to identify and address housing, wage and environmental law violations in the District.

DC | Trial Attorney (Antitrust) - Public Integrity Section
The Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia is seeking an entry-level trial attorney for a 13-month appointment in the Public Interest 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.

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.

NM | Assistant Attorney General - Open Government Division, Sante Fe
The New Mexico Office of the Attorney General, Open Government Division, is seeking applicants for two "At Will" (not classified) Assistant Attorney General positions for its Santa Fe office. Applicants should have between 1 to 7 years' experience as a practicing attorney, which will be considered when making final offers at the Assistant Attorney General I or II classification.

NM | Special Agent - Medicaid Fraud Control Division, Las Cruces
The New Mexico Office of the Attorney General, Medicaid Fraud Control Division, an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer is seeking applicants for an "At Will" (not classified) Special Agent position.

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.

NM | Human Trafficking Victim Advocate - Special Investigations Division, Las Cruces
The New Mexico Office of the Attorney General, Human Trafficking Unit in the Special Investigations Division an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer is seeking applicants for a term "At Will" (not classified) Human Trafficking Victim Advocate position located in Las Cruces, New Mexico.

NY | Assistant Attorney General - Civil Rights Bureau
The New York State Office of the Attorney General seeks a dedicated attorney with significant litigation experience to serve in the Civil Rights Bureau in the New York City office. Applicants must possess two (2) or more years of experience in complex civil rights litigation - including participating in trials or evidentiary hearings in federal or state court, and engaging in discovery and motion practice - as well as excellent research, writing, and advocacy skills.

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 - Litigation Bureau
The Law Enforcement Group (LEG) 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. The Litigation Bureau defends the State of New York, and its agencies and officers in state and federal courts in civil actions and proceedings relating to civil rights, education, social services, public employment, public health, law enforcement, corrections, state finance, insurance, taxation, and other litigated matters arising out of state operations and legislation.

NY | Assistant Attorney General - Bureau of Internet and Technology
The New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is seeking an attorney with experience in information technology and consumer protection law for its Bureau of Internet and Technology (BIT) in New York City. The Bureau of Internet and Technology is responsible for the enforcement of New York's privacy and consumer protection laws in the online and tech environment, as well as for enforcement of New York’s data breach notification laws.

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 Deputy Attorney General - Organized Crime Task Force
The New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is seeking an experienced prosecutor to join its Organized Crime Task Force (OCTF) in White Plains. OCTF conducts long-term criminal investigations related to gang activity, drug trafficking, firearms trafficking, loan sharking, bookmaking, money laundering, fraud, grand larceny, labor racketeering, and other white-collar crime, as well as human trafficking.

NY | Bureau Chief - Real Estate Finance
The New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is seeking an experienced real estate attorney to lead its premier Real Estate Finance Bureau located in New York City. The Bureau Chief will supervise section chiefs, attorneys and support staff in the review and enforcement sections of the Bureau. The Bureau Chief will also advise and oversee the Record Room and Freedom of Information Unit, and coordinate with outside government agencies such as the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development.

VA | Assistant Attorney General - Elections Law
A unique opportunity exists to work in the Virginia Office of the Attorney General in the Financial Law & Government Support Section of the Government Operations & Transactions Division. The attorney in this position will serve as both a general counsel and a litigation counsel capacity to the Virginia Department of Elections, the State Board of Elections, and other Virginia state agencies.

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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