Attorney Employment Opportunities
ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL
MARYLAND STATE POLICE
The Office of the Attorney General is seeking applicants to serve as an Assistant Attorney General for the Maryland State Police. This is primarily a litigation position; the attorney will defend the agency and troopers who are sued for tort claims or violations of civil rights in both state and federal court. The attorney will also be responsible for appellate litigation and providing advice to the State Police on a wide range of issues.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of four years of legal experience. Litigation experience and excellent research and writing skills required. Maryland Bar required.
Interested persons should submit a cover letter, resume and a writing sample to: Ronald M. Levitan, Principal Counsel, Department of State Police, 1201 Reisterstown Rd. Pikesville, MD 21208 email@example.com by close of business on Monday, November 17, 2014. EOE.
SENIOR PROCUREMENT ATTORNEY
MARYLAND TRANSIT ADMINISTRATION
The Office of the Attorney General is seeking applicants for the position of Senior Procurement Attorney to the Maryland Transit Administration ("MTA"). Attorneys assigned to the MTA provide advice on a wide range of matters, including procurement, construction, contracts, real estate, police, torts, personnel and rail. The attorneys also represent the agency in most litigation in the state and federal courts and administrative tribunals. This position will be responsible for reviewing procurement solicitations, federal and state transportation grants and representing the MTA in contract litigation and other transactional matters. The Attorney will also confer with other transactional attorneys on the substance and strategy of their work while handling his or her own docket of advice, transactional matters and litigation.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years' experience and a familiarity with Maryland procurement law and contract litigation experience is a plus. Good research and writing skills and strong interpersonal skills are a must. Maryland Bar required.
Interested person should submit their resumes with a cover letter, list of references and writing sample to: T. Byron Smith, Principal Counsel, Office of the Attorney General, Maryland Transit Administration, 6 Saint Paul Street, Suite 1200, Baltimore Maryland, 21202, fax to (410) 333-2584 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by the close of business on Monday, November 10, 2014. EOE.