JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

 

TRIAL COURT STAFF ATTORNEY (St. Petersburg Circuit Civil & Appeals)

(State-funded position)

11702

Internal/External Posting

 

Office of the Court Counsel

Sixth Judicial Circuit

 

Description of Work: This is professional and highly responsible work conducting legal research, preparing memos, and drafting orders and opinions for the assigned Circuit Civil Judges. This position will also assist a Civil Appellate Panel with appeals from County Court, and other petitions filed for review by the Panel. The position may also be called on to assist with legal issues from other divisions. The work involves considerable interpretation and judgment in the analysis of legal issues in the areas of assignment. Contacts are primarily with judges and other court personnel. All work is performed under the supervision of a Senior Staff Attorney.  This position may be partially remote.

 

 

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.  Applicants must be computer literate and able to do their own word processing.

 

Location:        Bldg 501, 501 1st Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL  33756

 

Salary:            $4,077.10 monthly plus State benefits

 

Submit a Sixth Judicial Circuit application, cover letter, résumé, and a legal writing sample that does not exceed 7 pages to:

                     Sixth Judicial Circuit, Pinellas County Justice Center

                     Human Resources, Suite 2H

                     14250 49th St. N.

                     Clearwater, FL 33762

 

Or via email to:  SixthCircuitHR@jud6.org 

 

The Sixth Judicial Circuit Application is available via Internet at:    www.jud6.org 

APPLICATION DEADLINE:                          Open until filled (position available immediately)

 

Equal Opportunity and Diversity Employer                   Drug-free Workplace                 E-Verify Employer

 

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.