Assistant Attorney General - Government Representation - Toll Highway - Downers Grove (West suburban Chicago)
Title: Assistant Attorney General
Division: Government Representation
Bureau: Toll Highway
Location: Downers Grove (west suburban Chicago)
The Toll Highway Bureau provides legal services to The Illinois State Toll Highway Authority, a 1400-employee public agency with over $1 billion in annual revenue that is currently implementing a $12 billion capital program. The Bureau is seeking candidates for the position of Assistant Attorney General to handle workers’ compensation and general litigation matters.
Candidates must have knowledge and experience sufficient for them to assume primary responsibility for the above-described Tollway matters. Candidates should have experience handling all aspects of workers’ compensation cases as well as general experience handling federal and state court litigation. In addition, candidates must be organized and self-directed and must have strong legal research and writing capabilities and possess outstanding oral communication skills.
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Salaries start at $75,000. Candidates must be licensed in Illinois at the time of application. A minimum of three years post-graduate legal experience is required.
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The Illinois Attorney General's Office is an equal opportunity employer. The Office considers applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital or veteran status, or the presence of a non-job-related medical condition or disability.