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Legal Counsel

Company: CONNECTICUT GENERAL ASSEMBLY
Location: Hartford
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Job Description:

Connecticut General Assembly JOB OPPORTUNITY Press Secretary PLEASE FOLLOW THE SPECIFIC APPLICATION FILING INSTRUCTIONS AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE! Open To: The Public Location: Hartford Hours: Full-Time Salary: Commensurate with experience Closing Date: December 23, 2022 General Knowledge: The Connecticut House Republican Office is seeking Legal Counsel to join its Legal/Research department and assist with daily operations. Full State of Connecticut fringe benefits package available. Preferred Skills and Ability: Ideal candidates are strong communicators, both written and verbally, detail oriented, and can quickly identify and summarize key policy issues. Must have the ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines, work well in a team environment, and demonstrate strong presentation skills. Experience with or interest in government/politics is preferred. General Responsibilities: Responsibilities include drafting legal opinions and advisories; advising legislators and staff on legal, legislative and policy issues; apprising legislators and staff of state ethics, elections/campaign finance and Freedom of Information laws; researching and briefing legislators on constitutional issues; analyzing pending legislation; working with legislative committee members to provide legal, research and policy assistance; producing legislation reflecting caucus priorities; drafting bills and amendments; conducting legal research; drafting legal opinions and advisories; and other daily duties working directly with state legislators. Application Instructions: Please send a resume and cover letter by December 23, 2022 to: HRO Legal Counsel Search Committee, Room 4200, Legislative Office Building, Hartford, CT 06106 or reply online. AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER The State of Connecticut is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.Job Type: Full-timeSchedule: 8 hour shiftWork Location: One location

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