Assistant General Counsel/PRO

Seattle Public Schools

This position is opened until filled. Interested applicants should apply right away.  A first review of the applications will take place on July 19.  

This position serves legal counsel and representative to assigned District managers and their staff. As a general legal practitioner, this role advises the District in addressing legal issues, provides expertise in specialized legal areas or litigation, and makes presentations and recommendations to the Superintendent and the Board of Directors on legal issues or cases.

This position is the intermediate level of a group of attorney positions within the General Counsel's office.  The series will include entry, senior and supervisory positions. The incumbent exercises sound professional judgment with minimal direction from General Counsel or Deputy General Counsel based upon experience and practice as a government, corporate or firm lawyer.