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Legal Assistant - Criminal Appeals

Position Open:  Immediately                                  

Job Posting Closed:  Open until filled

Title:  Legal Assistant

Salary Range:  Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Location:  Oklahoma City, OK

The Oklahoma Office of the Attorney General is currently seeking a full-time Legal Assistant for our Criminal Appeals Division.

Position Summary:

The duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: providing legal assistance to multiple attorneys with the preparation of pleadings, briefs, exhibits, correspondence, discovery and court filings.     

Qualifications:

  • In addition to ECF experience, knowledge of 10th Circuit and United States Supreme Court filing procedures.
  • Incumbent must be detail-oriented with exceptional organizational skills; excellent spelling and grammar skills; proficiency in Microsoft Word, Outlook and WordPerfect.
  • Must have the ability to prepare a variety of complex pleadings and correspondence, including Table of Authorities and Indexing, as well as the ability to prioritize workflow and address new priorities as they arise.

All applicants must agree in writing to complete, and satisfactorily pass, a thorough background investigation by the Office of Attorney General.

The Oklahoma Office of Attorney General is an equal opportunity employer. All individuals are welcome to seek employment with the Oklahoma Office of Attorney General regardless of race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, age, national origin, genetic information, religion, or disability, so long as the disability does not render the person unable to perform the essential functions of the position for which employed with or without a reasonable accommodation. All employees of the Oklahoma Office of Attorney General are “at will” employees.

How to apply:

Please send resume and cover letter to:  [email protected] and indicate which particular position you are applying for in the subject line of the email.