Job Description and Duties

Under general direction of the Chief Counsel and Assistant Chief Counsel, incumbents in the Attorney III Classification represent the Department in litigation, negotiation, and hearings, including the most complex and sensitive matters. Incumbents respond orally and in written format to Department personnel, outside agencies, licensees, and members of the public regarding licensing and enforcement matters. Additionally, incumbents advise Divisions, District offices, and other Department personnel on pending administrative disciplinary, licensing and protest matters, as well as assist in drafting accusations and other legal documents in such cases. Duties also include providing advice to Department regarding legal matters. Incumbents are expected to work with broad discretion and independence and to be expert in the complex area of law within the Department’s legal program.

You will find additional information about the job in the Duty Statement.