Job Title: First Assistant Civil Division Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Reports To: Prosecutor
Serves as First Assistant in charge of all civil matters for the County of Cuyahoga; Serves as chief legal counsel to the County Prosecutor on all substantive matters relating to the Civil Division; Manages and directs all civil litigation in which Cuyahoga County has an interest; Manages the ongoing operation of the Civil Division by supervising attorneys who represent and advise Cuyahoga County and its various departments, agencies, boards and commissions; Provides legal advice to County officials, departments, agencies, boards, and commissions on legal matters affecting county government, including compliance, Ohio Ethics Law, labor and employment matters, land acquisitions an sales contract negotiation, and public finance matters; Identifies and resolves problems and needs within and among all civil units; Communicates to the Civil Division the goals and objectives of the County Prosecutor; Provides continuous analysis of the Civil Division to determine if changes, adjustments or improvements are needed in order to meet the goals of the County Prosecutor;
MINIMUM EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
Juris Doctorate; licensed and in good standing to practice law in the State of Ohio; must have significant experience in public sector law; must possess excellent research and writing skills.
Upload a letter of interest including your e-mail address, resume and three professional references via the online application process.
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Human Resources Manager
Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office
Justice Center, 9th Floor
1200 Ontario Street
Cleveland, Ohio 44113
Reasonable accommodation is available to all employees and applicants. If you have a disability that needs to be accommodated, please contact the Human Resources Department. This position is non-exempt from the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, as amended relative to overtime compensation.
Equal Opportunity Employer; Smoke-free and Drug-free Workplace