Duties: The Office of County Counsel is an in-house department serving the government of Lassen County and, indirectly, the people
of the County. This is a department head position with leadership over a staff of two. Having general responsibility for
the administration of a major area of County Government under the direction of the Board of Supervisors. Lassen County
provides high quality legal advice and services to the Board of Supervisors, County Officers and department heads. This
includes: court appearances, legal advice and opinions, preparation and review of legal documents, attending meetings
and hearings, handling legal correspondence, and other duties. This is an appointed position and subject to confirmation of
the Board of Supervisors.
Five years of increasingly responsible experience in professional legal work, including three years of practice performing
duties similar to a Deputy County Counsel in the County of Lassen, one year of which must have been in a supervisory or administrative capacity.
Juris Doctorate from an accredited law school.
Licenses and Certifications:
Admission to practice before State and Federal Courts.
Active membership in the California State Bar Association.
Possession of, or the ability to obtain, a valid California drivers license.
An application may be obtained from the Personnel Office listed below or by visiting our website
at http: www.lassencounty.org. It is your responsibility to provide specific, accurate and complete information
describing how you meet the minimum qualifications. Qualified applicants are invited to submit an official Lassen County
Lassen County Personnel Department
221 South Roop St., Suite 3
Susanville, CA 96130
For more information please contact the Lassen County Personnel office at (530) 251-8320.