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An opportunity exists to work in the Virginia Office of the Attorney General, Real Estate and Land Use Section of the Government Operations & Transactions Division. We offer the challenge and opportunity of public service, work-life balance, and an attractive compensation package inclusive of paid time off, paid holidays, health/dental/life insurance, retirement and more.
The attorney in this position will provide both litigation and transaction services to Virginia’s agencies and authorities, including the Department of Conservation and Recreation, the Department of Forestry, the Department of Historic Resources, the Department of Wildlife Resources, the Fort Monroe Authority, the Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority and the Virginia Outdoors Foundation. Duties of this position include handling litigation; drafting and negotiating documents with respect to the acquisition, sale and leasing of real estate interests; reviewing and interpreting legislation and drafting official opinions for the Attorney General.
Applicants must have a demonstrated ability to work independently and within a team. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five (5) years of relevant experience, including first and second chair trial working in state court and transactional and contracting experience with respect to the scope of real estate interests. Excellent interpersonal skills are required, as well as excellent written and oral communication skills, technical drafting skills and the ability to analyze and manage litigation and transactions. All candidates must be admitted to the Virginia State Bar. This position is located in Richmond, Virginia, and has reporting responsibility to the Chief of the Real Estate and Land Use Section.
Closing Date: 2nd July, 2021