Assistant Corporation Counsel
The job duties of the Assistant Corporation Counsel include performing duties required under Wisconsin Statute § 59.42, as directed by the Corporation Counsel. These duties include representing and advising County officials and employee in civil matters; representing the public interest in human service related cases and representing the Health and Human Services Department; responding to legal inquiries, rendering legal assistance and opinions, litigating cases, drafting policies, procedures, ordinances, contracts and legal documents, maintaining records and files, and preparing reports.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
Juris Doctorate degree
Minimum two (2) years’ work experience serving as a licensed attorney with litigation experience preferred
Experience in family law, guardianships, and/or civil law preferred
LICENSES, CERTIFICATES, AND OTHER REQUIREMENT
Licensed to practice law in the State of Wisconsin