Assistant Corporation Counsel

Application Deadline: 2024-08-23
Job Type: County
Job Description:

Oneida County is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Corporation Counsel. This position serves as an assistant to the Corporation Counsel in the preparation and trial of civil cases in the areas of child support, collection, guardianship, juvenile, Mental Health Act, paternity, protective placement, zoning and other civil legal matters as well as provides legal services to various County departments and Committees under the direction of the Corporation Counsel.

This full-time position works within the Corporation Counsel’s Office, located at the Courthouse in Rhinelander, Wisconsin. The 2024 salary for this position is at least $89,617 and may be increased based on previous experience. Position includes excellent fringe benefit package including health insurance, life insurance, retirement pension plan and generous PTO (Paid Time Off) plan with ability to carryover unused balances into future years.

Qualified candidates should possess the following:
– Membership in the Wisconsin Bar Association.
– Graduation from an accredited school of law.
– While experience in several or all of the following areas of government law is preferred: child support/paternity, collection, guardianship/protective placement, juvenile, mental health and zoning, an alacrity to learn is required.
– Experience in investigation and interviewing desirable.

Complete job description and required Oneida County application is available at Applicants are required to submit an Oneida County application, writing sample, resume, cover letter and college transcripts to or mail to Oneida County LRES, P.O. Box 400, Rhinelander, WI 54501.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Oneida County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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