Hoopa Valley Tribe

Hoopa , CA

Associate Tribal Attorney

Hoopa Valley Tribe
Hoopa, CA Full-time
Posted on February 21, 2019

Associate Tribal Attorney

The Hoopa Valley Tribe, a federally recognized Indian Tribe located in Hoopa, CA, seeks an attorney to fill the position of Associate Tribal Attorney. The successful candidate will serve in the Office of Tribal Attorney and will provide a broad range or legal services to the Hoopa Valley Tribal Council, Chairperson tribal departments and entities, including consultation, research, drafting, representation in administrative proceedings, and other duties as assigned. Contractual, Salary: DOE. Minimum Qualifications: Minimum of one to five years practicing law; at least two years practicing Federal Indian Law or Administrative/Governmental Law (preferred). Juris Doctorate Degree. Member in good standing of any state bar; California Bar Membership (highly desired) or willing to obtain California Bar membership within one year of hire. Outstanding writing, research and communication skills required. Experience in employment law, civil litigation, contracts and business law, and tax law preferred. Preference will be given to qualified Native American Indian applicants. This position classified safety-sensitive.

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