Purpose of Position:
Incumbent will provide professional legal services for protective services cases in litigation, counsel, interpretation of law, research, analysis, mediation and administrative hearings.
This Posting May Be Used for Multiple Vacancies.
This Job Posting Will Be Used for Continuous Recruitment and Will Remain Opened Until All Positions Are Filled.
Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited school of law. Must be licensed as an attorney by the Supreme Court of New Mexico or qualified to apply for limited practice license (Rules 15-301.1 and 15-301.2 NMRA). For more information on limited practice licenses, please visit: http://www.nmexam.org/limited-license/
Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license. Pre-employment background investigation is required and is conditional pending results.
Work is performed in an office setting with exposure to Visual/Video Display Terminal (VDT) and extensive personal computer and phone usage. Incumbent will work under stress and frequent time constraints. May be exposed to potentially difficult clients/witnesses. Some statewide travel may be required. Must have own mode of transportation for daily travel.