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Title Executive Director
Categories Government
Organization Name West Virginia Lawyer Assistance Program
City Charleston
State WV
Job Description
Lawyer Assistance Program Seeking Executive Director

The West Virginia State Bar is seeking applicants for the position of Executive Director of the West Virginia Lawyer Assistance Program (“WVLAP”). The ideal applicant will be a professional with recovery experience. Lawyers, as well as experienced, credentialed or licensed professionals with advanced degrees in relevant fields such as addiction, counseling, social work, psychology or employee assistance will be considered. Applicants must understand the problems of professionals experiencing impairments such as substance abuse, addiction, gambling, mental/emotional issues, aging and other potentially debilitating conditions. Superior communication and organizational skills are required, as is knowledge of evaluation and treatment methods. Word processing skills, as well as experience in fund raising and grant writing, are preferred.

PEIA health insurance, state retirement plan and other benefits are included or available. The Executive Director will report to and be supervised by the WVLAP Board of Directors. As an employee of the West Virginia State Bar, the WVLAP Executive Director will be precluded from engaging in the private practice of law.

How to Apply

Applications in the form of a letter of interest and resume with references must be received on or before April 30, 2016 should be sent to Anita Casey, caseya@wvbar.org or 2000 Deitrick Boulevard, Charleston, West Virginia 25311-1231.

Closing Date 2016-04-30


Title Hearing Examiner
Categories Government
Organization Name WV Consolidated Public Retirement Board
City Charleston
State WV
Job Description

The West Virginia Consolidated Public Retirement Board (CPRB) is currently seeking bids for the part-time position of Hearing Examiner.

How to Apply

To submit a bid, please visit www.wvoasis.gov. On the Oasis homepage, select “Vendor Self Service.” Then choose “Public Access” in the lower left-hand corner and search for Hearing Examiner. Bids will be accepted through Friday, May 6, 2016.

Closing Date 2016-05-06


Title Administrative Law Judge II
Categories Government
Organization Name WV Office of Tax Appeals
City Charleston
State WV
Job Description

The WV Office of Tax Appeals is seeking the services of an attorney to serve as an Administrative Law Judge II within the Charleston, WV office.  The selected candidate must be a graduate of an accredited Law School and admitted in good standing to the WV Bar Association.  All applicants must possess a minimum of 3 years’ experience as an attorney with trial experience or as an examiner or an administrative law judge with an administrative body or a judge of a court of record.

Under the supervision and direction of the Chief Administrative Law Judge, the responsible candidate will handle an assigned case load with respect to the number of appeals received through the daily course of events within the office.  In this management, cases are moved along on the docket by means of conducting daily telephonic conferences with parties and are set up by means of orders.  Many cases will be resolved by mediation among the parties, however, some will move onto evidentiary and briefing events.   This administrative tribunal functions in much the same way any court would with a certain degree of formality in legal process.  The court is governed by the applicable statutes and procedural rules that adhere to strict timelines that occur throughout the appeal.  The position requires the ability to prepare written decisions based on findings from hearings and /or briefs and in some instances by stipulation.  Solid organizational skills and the ability to conduct hearings and control events, as well as phone conversations with parties is paramount.  Research experience is a major factor in the ability to render quality decisions.  State or Federal tax experience is preferred, however not required.

The position is a Pay Grade 24 in the classified service for the State of WV.  The salary range is from $54,228 -$62,500 per annum and will be based on experience.  The State of WV also offers a complete benefit package that includes health insurance, annual and sick leave earnings and a retirement plan.

 

How to Apply

Qualified candidates should submit their completed application form to www.personnel.wv.gov.   PLEASE, NO CALLS TO THE AGENCY.  Contact the Division of Personnel’s Employment Counselor at 305-558-3950 with any questions.  All submissions must be received by May 9, 2016 for consideration.  The State of WV and Office of Tax Appeals is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate.

Closing Date 2016-05-09


Title General Counsel
Categories Government
Organization Name West Virginia Attorney General
City Charleston
State WV
Job Description

The Attorney General’s Office seeks candidates for the position of General Counsel.  Ideal candidates will have top academic credentials, outstanding transcripts, a judicial clerkship and a minimum of five (5) years in-house counsel or senior management experience.   Candidates will have excellent judgment and the ability to prioritize and manage several simultaneous projects under deadline pressures.   Successful candidates will be expected to work long hours, produce a high-quality legal product that meets exacting standards, and seek to enhance the reputation of the Attorney General’s Office as a top law firm in the State of West Virginia. Candidates must also have an active WV license or be eligible for admission.

How to Apply

Please send your resume, a writing sample and preferred salary range to jobs@wvago.gov with “General Counsel” in the subject line.

Closing Date 2016-04-30


Title Senior Attorney
Categories Government
Organization Name West Virginia Attorney General
City Charleston
State WV
Job Description

The Attorney General’s Office seeks a senior level attorney.  Candidates must have senior management experience, be motivated self-starters with strong work ethic, integrity and professionalism.  Excellent interpersonal, organizational and verbal/written communication skills are a must for this position.  Ideal candidates will have top academic credentials, outstanding transcripts and a judicial clerkship.  Successful candidates will be expected to work long hours, produce a high-quality legal product that meets exacting standards, and seek to enhance the reputation of the Attorney General’s Office as a top law firm in the State of West Virginia. Candidates must also have an active WV license or be eligible for admission.

 

How to Apply

Please send your resume, a writing sample and preferred salary range to jobs@wvago.gov with “Senior Attorney” in the subject line.

Closing Date 2016-04-30