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Environmental Litigator

The Office of the Minnesota Attorney General is accepting resumes from experienced attorneys interested protecting the State’s environment and natural resources.  Assistant Attorneys General enforce environmental, natural resources, and agricultural laws in state and federal district, appellate and administrative proceedings.  This position directly improves the quality of life of Minnesotans by fostering good standards of our State’s environmental and natural resources.

Qualifications.  The selection process for this position is highly competitive.  Applicants should have superior academic credentials, excellent writing skills, outstanding research and analytical abilities, good judgment and character, and a strong work ethic.  While relevant litigation experience is a plus, it is not a prerequisite.  Instead, the successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to distill complex subject matters and convey them in plain language that is both approachable and understandable.

Applications.  You may express interest in an appointment as an Assistant Attorney General by submitting a cover letter and resume that includes your relevant experience and academic credentials, as follows:

Office of the Minnesota Attorney General
Attention:  June Walsh
445 Minnesota Street, Suite 1100
St. Paul, MN 55101

The Office of the Attorney General is an equal opportunity employer.  If you need reasonable accommodation for a disability, please call June Walsh at (651) 757-1199 or (651) 297-7206 (TTY).

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