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The Office of the Attorney General is an equal opportunity employer.
State of Arkansas job applications will not be accepted in lieu of resumes.
Resumes received after the deadline will not be considered.

Currently accepting resumes for the following positions:


Assistant Attorney General, Public Protection Department – Deadline to apply is October 1, 2021.

Assistant Attorney General, Civil Department – Deadline to apply is September 24, 2021.

Details on positions can be found at the bottom of the page.

Apply by submitting required information and documents at one of the following options:

Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge
Human Resources
323 Center Street, Suite 200
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201
positions@arkansasag.gov
Fax: 501-682-3439


Employment Application

  • Cover letter should include position applying for and salary requirements. (.pdf, .doc, or .docx file requested)
    Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, Max. file size: 600 MB.
  • Please attach your resume (.pdf, .doc, or .docx file requested)
    Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, Max. file size: 600 MB.

Assistant Attorney General – Public Protection Department

The Office of Attorney General Leslie Rutledge is seeking to hire an experienced attorney to serve as an Assistant Attorney General in the Public Protection Department. Candidates must be licensed to practice law in Arkansas and should have extensive knowledge of law and legal principles and practices relevant to the Arkansas Deceptive Trade Practices Act, or other consumer protection statutes and regulations, and/or complex civil litigation experience. Candidates should also have significant motion practice and deposition experience. The attorney hired for this position will provide legal representation to the State of Arkansas in matters involving illegal, fraudulent, or deceptive practices and in matters affecting the interests of consumers. The attorney will also provide consumer education to the public, as well as undertake activities encouraging business and industry to maintain high standards of honesty, fair business practices, and public responsibility in the production, advertisement, and sale of consumer goods and services.    The Office of the Attorney General is an equal opportunity employer.  To apply, please submit a current resume, a writing sample, and a cover letter that includes salary requirement. Deadline for receipt of resumes is 5:00 p.m. on October 1, 2021; the position may be filled prior to the deadline.

Assistant Attorney General – Civil Department

The Office of Attorney General Leslie Rutledge is seeking to hire an experienced attorney to serve as an Assistant Attorney General in the Civil Department.  The ideal candidate would have at least three years of civil litigation practice, including courtroom experience, knowledge of civil rights law (including claims brought under 42 U.S.C. § 1983), familiarity with governmental immunity doctrines, and ability to handle appeals. Experience in state and federal employment law is preferred. Candidates must be licensed to practice law in Arkansas.  This position requires excellent research, writing and litigation skills.  Salary will depend upon relevant experience. The Office of the Attorney General is an equal opportunity employer.  To apply, please submit a current resume, a writing sample, and salary requirement. Deadline for receipt of resumes is 5:00 p.m. on September 24, 2021; the position may be filled prior to the deadline.

323 Center Street, Suite 200

Little Rock, Arkansas 72201

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