The Office of the Attorney General is seeking to hire an experienced paralegal. Candidates should have an associate degree with an emphasis in paralegal studies, a paralegal certificate or at least three years of work experience as a paralegal. It is preferred that candidates have experience with discovery, motion practice and trials in civil cases. The successful candidate will be energetic, mature and able to accommodate the demands of multiple attorneys working in a busy litigation practice.
To apply, submit a resume and cover letter that includes salary requirement by 5 p.m. on September 21, 2018. The position may be filled prior to the deadline.
The Criminal Department is hiring an experienced attorney to serve as an Assistant Attorney General. This position requires excellent research, writing and litigation skills. Responsibilities include: preparation of responses to habeas corpus petitions in the United States district courts and state courts; writing appellate briefs for the Arkansas appellate courts, and the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals; conducting evidentiary hearings in the federal district courts and state courts; and presenting oral arguments to the Arkansas appellate courts and the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals. The position involves death penalty litigation. Litigation experience and criminal law experience are preferred. Salary will depend upon qualifications and experience.
To apply, submit a resume and cover letter that includes salary requirement by 5 p.m. on October 5, 2018. The position may be filled prior to the deadline.
The Office of the Attorney General is an equal opportunity employer.
State of Arkansas job applications will not be accepted in lieu of resumes.
Apply by submitting required information and documents at one of the following options:
Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge
323 Center Street, Suite 200
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201