ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE OF THE COURTS SIXTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

 

INTERNAL/ EXTERNAL

 

Trial Court Staff Attorney - Criminal

(State Funded - 8188)

Description of Work:

This is professional and highly responsible work conducting legal research activities at the Circuit Court level.  The work involves considerable interpretation and judgment in the analysis of legal issues in criminal law.  Job duties include, but are not limited to, managing cases and assignments, conducting research, drafting court orders and memoranda of law, and orally advising judges on research. The Staff Attorney may occasionally work in other areas of the law as needed by the Circuit and may receive other assignments from the Supervising Senior Trial Court Staff Attorney or Court Counsel.  Contacts are limited primarily to judges and court personnel.  Work is under the general supervision of the Supervising Senior Trial Court Staff Attorney and is reviewed through observation, judicial feedback, periodic conferences, and performance reviews. 

 

Minimum Training and Experience Required:

Graduation from an accredited law school and membership in The Florida Bar, although persons who are currently pursuing membership are eligible to apply but will be required to attain Florida Bar membership within one year of appointment. 

 

Submit a Sixth Judicial Circuit application, cover letter, résumé, and a legal writing sample

that does not exceed 7 pages

 

Location:

West Pasco Judicial Center, 7530 Little Road, New Port Richey, FL  34654

 

Salary:

$4,077.10 monthly plus benefits; State Pay Grade 57

 

 

Submit Application and Resume To:

Pinellas County Justice Center

Human Resources, Suite 2H

14250 49th Street North

Clearwater, Florida 33762

Fax:  727-453-7166 or SixthCircuitHR@jud6.org

 

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

Open Until Filled (position available August 5, 2021)

 

 

Equal Opportunity and Diversity Employer

Drug-free Workplace

 


ANY PERSON WITH A DISABILITY WHO REQUIRES A SPECIAL ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE APPLICATION/SELECTION PROCESS SHOULD CALL THE HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (727) 453-7165 IN ADVANCE.