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KANSAS JUDICIAL BRANCH
NOTICE OF EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Date: August 27, 2014
Location of Employment: Office of Judicial Administration
Kansas Judicial Center
301 W. 10th St.
Topeka, KS
Classification and Grade: Staff Attorney, Office of Judicial Administration
Grade 31: $57,531 starting annual salary
The Kansas Judicial Branch seeks a Kansas-licensed attorney with at least two years' experience who has excellent research, writing, and organizational skills, and is able to multitask and to collaborate with and take direction from others. Duties of this position include:

  • providing legal advice and assistance to judicial branch officers and employees;
  • drafting, editing, and reviewing contracts, letters, policies, rules, manuals and other documents;
  • providing representation in administrative hearings and court proceedings;
  • helping with employment law issues and open records requests;
  • helping train judges, court managers, and staff;
  • overseeing and managing projects; and
  • analyzing and applying laws and rules.

Experience with project management and alternative dispute resolution would be advantageous.
Requirements:

  • degree from accredited law school
  • two years' practice as an attorney
  • Kansas law license
  • experience working within and leading a team

Send resume, Judicial Branch application, and five-page writing sample to:
Patricia Henshall
Director of Personnel
Office of Judicial Administration
Kansas Judicial Center
301 W. 10th St., Room 337
Topeka, KS 66612-1507
Judicial Branch Application: http://www.kscourts.org/pdf/application.pdf 
Application Deadline: September 19, 2014
The Americans with Disabilities Act ensures your right to reasonable accommodations during the employment process. A request for an accommodation will not affect your opportunities for employment with the Judicial Branch. It is your responsibility to make your needs known to the Judicial Branch. Please contact Patricia Henshall at (785) 296-2256 if you need an accommodation.
THE KANSAS JUDICIAL BRANCH IS AN EEO/AA EMPLOYER


KANSAS JUDICIAL BRANCH
NOTICE OF EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Date: September 4, 2014
Location of Employment: Kansas Supreme Court
Kansas Judicial Center
301 West 10th
Topeka, KS 66612-1507
Classification and Salary: Supreme Court Research Attorney I
Grade 29:  $52,229 to $57,531 commensurate with experience
Job Duties: This position involves highly responsible confidential legal work for Justice Marla J. Luckert of the Kansas Supreme Court. The research attorney reviews the briefs and underlying case records filed with the Supreme Court, researches questions of law presented, prepares prehearing research memoranda based on case facts and law, receives additional legal research assignments for memoranda, writes memos on petitions for review and motions, and performs other tasks as assigned by the justice.
Employment Dates: Immediately with final termination date to be negotiated.
Required Education and Experience: Admitted to the Kansas Bar.
Applicant should send a cover letter, a Judicial Branch employment application, a resume, and a writing sample to Nancy Pressgrove at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 301 W. 10th, Room 337, Topeka, KS 66612-1507

Application available at: http://www.kscourts.org/pdf/application.pdf 

Application Deadline: Open until filled. Application materials received by September 19, 2014 will be considered first.
The Americans with Disabilities Act ensures your right to reasonable accommodations during the employment process. A request for an accommodation will not affect your opportunities for employment with the Judicial Branch. It is your responsibility to make your needs known to the Judicial Branch. Please contact Patricia Henshall at 785-296-2877.
THE KANSAS JUDICIAL BRANCH IS AN EEO/AA EMPLOYER

 


 

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