Senior Legal Assistant- Criminal
This position Independently performs a variety of complex legal administrative duties in the fast-paced office of the County Attorney with minimal direct supervision. Drafts, composes, and assembles legal documents. Provides support to attorneys in preparation for hearings, trials, and meetings. Prepares evidence, court documents, notifies witnesses, and coordinates testimonies at hearings and trials; assists in the courtroom. Continuous contact is maintained between law enforcement agencies, Court Administration, Community Corrections, the general public, defense attorneys, defendants, and members of the public relating to criminal matters. Organizes tasks and maintains case files. Ongoing collaboration and cooperation with other counties and agencies within and outside the state of Minnesota. This position is funded for 2.5 years with the possibility of renewal.
MQs:. Requires equivalency of an Associate's Degree in a directly related legal field. 4 years of legal experience may substitute for the degree. Experience with MNCIS, MCAPS, and/or previous criminal experience in a County Attorney's Office are highly desirable.
Hiring Range: $22.84 – $28.55 per hour
Apply Online: www.scottcountymn.gov/jobs
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