Career Opportunities

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JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Attorney – Mortgage & Financial Fraud

The Utah Office of the Attorney General, White Collar & Commercial Enforcement Division, has an immediate opening for a criminal prosecutor in the Mortgage & Financial Fraud Unit. This Unit prosecutes securities fraud, mortgage fraud, and other types of white collar financial crimes. A minimum of three years experience in felony cases is preferred and must practice law as an active member of the Utah State Bar in good standing. Salary is commensurate with experience in conjunction with the Attorney General’s Office career service matrix.

For more information and to apply for the position, go to the Utah state jobs website at www.statejobs.utah.gov, recruitment number 11666. A resume and cover letter must be uploaded to your profile as part of the application. The deadline for applying is April 3, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. No phone calls please. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. The Office of the Attorney General is an equal employment opportunity employer. Security background checks are completed as a condition of employment.

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Employment Attorney

The Utah Attorney General’s Office, Litigation Division, has an opening for an attorney to defend government entities and their employees in civil litigation involving employment disputes and related civil rights matters and to provide employment advice to client agencies. At least five years of complex civil litigation experience in state and federal courts is required. Preference will be given to applicants with experience representing government entities and their employees in employment and civil rights matters. Applicant should possess excellent written and oral advocacy skills and should have the experience and ability to independently take over an existing caseload, draft complex dispositive motions, and try jury and non-jury cases of a complicated nature. Current membership in the Utah State Bar is required. The State of Utah offers eligible employees a variety of benefits including medical, dental, life and disability insurance, as well as a comprehensive leave program.

For more information and to apply for the position, please go to the Utah state jobs website at www.statejobs.utah.gov, recruitment number 11778. A resume and writing sample must be uploaded to your profile as part of the application. The deadline for applying is April 9, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. No phone calls please. The Office of the Attorney General is an equal opportunity employer. Security background checks are completed as a condition of employment.

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Corporate Associate

Stoel Rives LLP is seeking an associate attorney with 2 to 5 years of experience to join its Corporate Practice Group in the firm’s Salt Lake City, Utah, office.  The ideal candidate will have law firm experience in general corporate work, mergers and acquisitions, securities, debt and equity financings, and other business transactions.  Strong academic credentials, writing skills and interpersonal skills are required.  Membership in the Utah State Bar is preferred but not mandatory.  All interested applications should apply through the “careers section” of the firm’s website:  www.stoel.com

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