ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL

Location
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Posted
Oct 09, 2019
Closes
Nov 08, 2019
Employment Status
Full Time

Attorney General Keith Ellison is accepting resumes from attorneys who are interested in a career of public service and representing the government in significant lawsuits to help Minnesotans afford their lives and live with dignity and respect. 

Assistant attorneys general appear on behalf of the State of Minnesota in administrative, state, and federal district and appellate courts in a wide variety of case types.  Our work protects public safety, everyday consumers and workers, the environment, and the State and its various agencies and boards,  Attorneys can expect excellent litigation experience in handling their own cases and helping to build and create a better, safer and more equitable Minnesota. 

Requirements.  Applicants should be committed to public service on behalf of all Minnesotans, have demonstrable litigation or law school experience, strong research, writing, and communication skills, good work ethic, character and judgment, and a strong professional drive. 

Service with the office may qualify applicants to have part of their student loans forgiven under the federal student loan forgiveness program that applies to state government employees. (For more information, visit www.studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service.)

Applications.  Please submit a cover letter and resume that includes relevant experience and academic credentials to:

Office of the Minnesota Attorney General

Attention:  June Walsh

445 Minnesota Street, Suite 1100

St. Paul, MN 55101

ag.jobs@ag.state.mn.us

Note: The Attorney General’s Office greatly encourages, celebrates and values diversity.  It is an equal opportunity employer which does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or military status.  If you need reasonable accommodation for a disability, please call June Walsh at (651) 757-1199 or (800) 627-3529 (Minnesota Relay).

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