The County Counsel’s Office is a department of the County of Placer. It consists of 25 employees, including 16 attorneys. The Office of Placer County Counsel is headed by the County Counsel, an attorney who is a direct appointment of the Board of Supervisors. The office structure is similar to a traditional law office, providing in-house transactional and civil litigation services to its client population.
Assigned proceedings include the full range of litigation activities, from advising on investigations through appeals. Practice includes appearances in state court and the Courts of Appeal.
It is intended that the successful candidate for this position will be assigned to the child dependency team providing advisory and litigation services primarily in the area of child welfare, including research and appeals.
Deputy County Counsel II/III/IV Position
The Placer County Counsel’s Office is seeking one attorney in the practice area of child dependency.
Prior experience with a public agency or in the private sector representing a public agency is desirable. Applicants must be currently licensed with the State Bar of California.
Position information details and application materials may be obtained at www.jobsatplacercounty.com or (530) 889-4060.
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Preference may be given to Best Qualified candidate with experience in child dependency. Applicants are encouraged to identify in their application materials experience and/or strength in this area. Please include a writing sample and resume with application materials.