Civil Deputy State’s Attorney – Lincoln County State’s Attorney’s Office
The Lincoln County State’s Attorney, Thomas Wollman, welcomes applications for a Civil Deputy State’s Attorney. This position provides routine legal representation and advice to the County government, its various elected officials, department heads and agencies. Responsibilities include residential and commercial property tax appeals by County taxpayers, land use and environmental enforcement matters, defending legal actions, lawsuits and claims brought against the County. This position works closing with the Chief Civil Deputy State’s Attorney. Minimum Qualifications: Graduation from a college of law, attainment of a Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited law school, and admission by the Supreme Court of South Dakota to practice law in the state of South Dakota or be licensed to practice law in any other state and able to take the next available South Dakota bar examination or be a recent or imminent law school graduate, eligible to sit for the next available South Dakota bar examination. Comparable combination of education and experience may be considered. Preferred Qualifications: Previous civil trial or litigation practice preferred. Strong oral argument skills. $74,588.80 – $82,326.40/annually plus benefits. To view a full listing of qualifications and to apply visit: http://www.lincolncountysd.org then click on the Employment icon. Application deadline: August 11 at 5:00 p.m. Contact Human Resources with questions at 605-764-6609. Equal Opportunity Employer.