West Virginia Attorney General is seeking qualified individuals to help ensure that the State of West Virginia, State agencies, and other entities receive top-flight legal advice and representation. As the State's law firm, the Office of the Attorney General has a duty to the people of West Virginia to meet the highest professional standards, maintain a commitment to excellence, and zealously serve the public.
Significantly, the success of our Office depends primarily on the dedication and talents of every person who works here. As such, the Attorney General is committed to finding, developing, and retaining the best people. If you are looking for interesting and challenging work and seek to make West Virginia better, join us so that we can build the best law firm in the State.
To apply for any of the positions listed below, please submit a brief cover letter, your resume, salary requirements, a list of references, and any other information you believe would allow our Office to evaluate your application to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
All employees of the Office of the Attorney General have access to great benefits, including health insurance and retirement benefits. Unless otherwise specified, all listed positions are in Charleston, West Virginia, and are open until filled. Salary will be commensurate with experience. The Office of the Attorney General is an equal opportunity employer.
The Attorney General seeks an Investigator for the Consumer Protection Division. Ideal candidates will have a college degree, extensive law enforcement/investigative background and be computer literate in Microsoft Office and internet research. Candidates without a college degree who have in excess of 15 years of investigative experience will also be considered. Successful candidates must be able to conduct complex investigations and surveillance, research and analyze information to formulate reports, conduct interviews and testify in hearings and at trial.
Please send your resume and preferred salary range to email@example.com with “Investigator” in the subject line.
The Attorney General is currently seeking an Accounting Clerk. This position will work directly with the Purchasing Officer, Controller and CFO to process accounts payable transactions on a daily basis. A successful candidate will be required to work in WV OASIS, resolve vendor problems, process client payments, and perform additional duties as assigned. The location of work will be at the state Capitol Building. Accounting and WV OASIS experience is preferred.
Individuals wishing to apply should send their resume, references, preferred salary range, and any other information by emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Accounting Clerk” in the subject line.
The Attorney General’s Office seeks an experienced litigation attorney to handle high profile and complex litigation. Candidates must have extensive litigation experience, be motivated self-starters with strong work ethic, integrity and professionalism. Excellent interpersonal, organizational and verbal/written communication skills are a must for this position. Experience with complex and multi-state litigation is preferred. Candidates must also have an active WV license or be eligible for admission.
Please send your resume, a writing sample and preferred salary range to email@example.com with “Litigation Attorney” in the subject line.
The Office of the West Virginia Attorney General currently is seeking an Assistant Attorney General to handle appellate litigation. Ideal candidates will have highly accomplished academic and employment credentials with a minimum of four (4) years of litigation experience. Candidates will have superior written, oral communication skills and be aggressive while remaining focused on producing a high-quality legal product. Responsibilities will include briefing and arguing appeals before the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, and other courts in a variety of matters including, but not limited to, direct criminal appeals.
To apply, please submit a brief cover letter, your resumé, salary requirements, a list of references, writing sample, and any other information you believe would allow our Office to evaluate your application to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org with “Appellate Litigator” in the subject line.
Assistant Attorney General:
The Attorney General is currently seeking an attorney for the Arts, Education, Commissions and Boards Division. Ideal candidates will have a minimum of five (5) years of litigation experience. Candidates will have superior written and oral communication skills. Successful candidates will be aggressive and focused with the ability to produce a high-quality legal product under strict deadlines. Some travel is involved with this position. Candidates must also have an active WV license or be eligible for admission.
Please send your resume and preferred salary range to email@example.com with “Assistant Attorney General” in the subject line.
Assistant Attorney General:
The Attorney General’s Office seeks a full-time attorney to represent the Bureau for Behavioral Health and Health Facilities and the Health Care Authority, Divisions within the Department of Health and Human Resources. The successful applicant will (1) litigate on behalf of these divisions in administrative courts, circuit courts and the Supreme Court of Appeals, and (2) counsel senior officials on matters regarding law and policy specific to these divisions. Strong writing and oral advocacy abilities are required. The position requires an attorney who is comfortable with practicing independently with limited clerical support. The position is in Charleston, West Virginia. Candidates must also have an active WV license or be eligible for admission.
Please send your resume and preferred salary range to firstname.lastname@example.org with “BHHF Assistant Attorney General” in the subject line.