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Staff Attorney 2 || APPLY BY 5/24/2024 11:59:00 PM
Company: The State of Connecticut, Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)
Location: Wethersfield, CT
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 05/17/2024
Expire Date: 07/17/2024
Job Categories: Legal
Job Description
Staff Attorney 2 || APPLY BY 5/24/2024 11:59:00 PM
Do you have two years of experience in the practice of law?
If so, apply today!

The State of Connecticut, Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is seeking applications from qualified employees to fill a full-time Staff Attorney 2 position, within the Administrative Hearings Unit (AHU), which is under the DMVís Legal Services Division.

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:
The opportunity to work for a Forbes top company: 'Forbes' State of Connecticut Ranked One of the Best Employers of 2023 - State of CT Receives National Recognition for Offering Job Growth, Competitive Benefits, and Flexible Schedule.
State of Connecticut is an eligible Public Service Loan Forgiveness employer, meaning you may be eligible to have qualifying student loans forgiven after 10 years of service. Click here for more information.
A Platinum Healthcare Plan, the nationís best for state employees and dependents, according to a report by Georgetown's Center on Health Insurance Reform and article by Ellen Andrews, Ph.D., along with comprehensive benefit offerings.
Comprehensive Benefits which include industry leading health benefits, including medical and dental coverage.
Extensive pension plan and supplemental retirement offerings.
Generous paid time off, including 13 paid holidays per calendar year.
Professional growth and development opportunities.
A healthy work/life balance to all employees.

POSITION HIGHLIGHTS:
Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

THE ROLE:
Responsible for supporting the Assistant Legal Director in her role as a manager, civil defense attorney and legal counselor for the DMV.
Assist with case management, research, and the preparation of reports.
Handle matters related to administrative hearings and appeals, driving under the influence, employment and civil rights laws, and issues related to the management of AHUís employees.
Work on the AHUís modernization of its hearings system.
Work directly with AHUís Hearing Officers, by ensuring that they have the most recent case law precedent, performing research, issuing subpoenas, preparing affidavits and taking sworn testimony in connection with cases handled by the AHU.
Assist the AHUís Hearing Officers with training and mock trials.
Address legal questions posed by internal and external parties.
Other related duties.
Qualifications & Requirements
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE

Two (2) years of experience in the practice of law.
Incumbents in this class must be admitted to practice law in the State of Connecticut.
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