State of Utah - Jobs Assistant Attorney General in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah

The Utah Attorney General's Office,Litigation Division,has an opening for an attorney to defend government entities and their employees in civil litigation involving employment disputes and related civil rights matters and to provide employment advice to client agencies. Five to seven years of complex civil litigation experience in state and federal courts is required. Preference will be given to applicants with experience with Title VII,ADA,and with representing government entities and their employees in employment matters. Applicant should possess excellent written and oral advocacy skills and should have the experience and ability to independently take over an existing caseload,conduct discovery,draft dispositive motions,argue motions in court,and try jury and non-jury cases of a complicated nature. Current active membership in the Utah State Bar in good standing is required.Travel may be required as incumbents will need to represent their clients in civil litigation and other legal proceedings throughout the State.