Office of the Vermont Attorney General

Assistant Attorney General – Criminal Division

March 26, 2018

The Office of the Attorney General, Criminal Division, is seeking a full-time assistant attorney general to represent the State in criminal justice matters in the trial and appellate courts. The individual selected for this position may also represent the State in ancillary proceedings related to criminal prosecutions – such as post-conviction relief proceedings – and also before state boards and committees.  The individual selected will work closely with victims of crime and with criminal justice agencies such as the State’s Attorneys and state, county and municipal law enforcement agencies. The position is located at the Attorney General’s Office at 109 State Street. Candidate must be willing to travel and work independently but within the structure of a government legal team. The successful candidate must be a member in good standing of the Vermont bar or be eligible to obtain admission by waiver.  Candidates should have excellent oral and written communication skills. Criminal law experience is strongly encouraged.

This is an exempt, full-time, position. Salary and benefits will be based upon qualifications and experience in accordance with the State of Vermont Attorney Pay Plan. This position will remain open until filled.

The Office of the Attorney General is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, HIV-status, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, handicapping condition and/or disability. Applicants may obtain a copy of the EEOP Short Form on the AGO website. 

Please submit resume, references and writing sample by email to: ago.info@vermont.gov.  Please reference the position title: Assistant Attorney General, Criminal Division.

 

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