Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
View more jobs in Omaha, NE
View more jobs in Nebraska

Job Details

Courtroom Attorney III

Company name

Omaha, NE, United States

Employment Type


Posted on
Nov 06, 2023


Do you like appearing in court and thinking on your feet? Are you a natural problem solver? Does a Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., job allowing for an excellent work-life balance appeal to you? If so, APPLY TODAY!

Job duties
This position will provide legal support to the Division of Children and Family Services as a juvenile court attorney for the Eastern Service Area. The attorney in this position will appear as a special assistant attorney general representing the Department in juvenile court proceedings, with an emphasis on child welfare proceedings, which may include hearings related to commitment to a Youth Rehabilitation and Treatment Center. This attorney may provide litigation support to the agency and Attorney General's Office, as needed. This may include the handling of appeals filed with the Nebraska appellate courts on behalf of the agency. This courtroom attorney may conduct privilege reviews for compliance with public records requests and discovery requests, as needed.

We reward our employee’s hard work with a friendly and supportive work environment and a comprehensive benefits package which includes:
• 156% (that’s not a typo!) state-matched retirement
• Stable Employment
• 13 paid holidays (including Arbor Day!) • Vacation and sick leave equating to 24 days your first year, accruing immediately
• Military leave, civil service leave, funeral leave, and more
• Tuition reimbursement • Employee assistance program
• 79% employer paid health, dental, vision insurance plans
• Employer-paid $20,000 life insurance policy
• Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PLSF) through the Federal government
• Wide variety and availability of career advancement as the largest and most diverse employer in the State
• Opportunity to be part of meaningful work and make a difference through public service
• Training and Development based on your career aspirations
• Fun and inviting teammates

Pay rate  Negotiable; commensurate with education and/or experience, if approved.

REQUIREMENTS: Three years of experience as an attorney practicing law and providing legal services such as preparing and trying cases, advising clients, and/or interpreting laws or administrative policies. In accordance with Section 7-101, Nebraska Revised, Reissued Statutes of l943, incumbents in this class must be admitted to the Nebraska Bar.

PREFERRED: Experience or familiarity with juvenile law.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities

Ability to: effectively advocate the position of the agency in juvenile court proceedings; identify critical elements of legal questions or issues and notify administration; interpret and apply statutes, case law, decisions of court/administrative hearings, federal and state regulations, and administrative rules and policies on a variety of legal issues; effectively communicate and interact with legal associates, legal parties, other government employees, and the public; conduct legal research; and formulate legal opinions and recommendations based on legal research.



Company info


Similar Jobs:
Tax Associate Attorney
Location : Omaha, NE
Omaha office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a tax associate attorney with some experience. The candidate meets with clients to discuss needs and issues. Provides effective strategies to protect the client’s fin...
Attorney needed for Omaha office
Location : Omaha, NE
Omaha office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks an attorney with 5-7 years of relevant experience in a specific area of law. The candidate will represent clients in legal proceedings as needed by the specialty area...
Workers' Compensation Attorney
Location : Omaha, NE
Omaha office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a workers' compensation attorney with experience. The candidate will be gathering medical evidence and medical records. Will be taking depositions of the claimant, ph...
EmploymentCrossing was helpful in getting me a job. Interview calls started flowing in from day one and I got my dream offer soon after.
Jeremy E - Greenville, NC
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
EmploymentCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
EmploymentCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2023 EmploymentCrossing - All rights reserved. 168 192