At an entry level, provides legal advice, representation and related services for LCRA Board of Directors and management in one or more areas of practice requiring in-house expertise. This position utilizes knowledge of the law and develops experience practicing as an attorney. Utilizes discretion and independent judgment to determine an appropriate approach within general parameters and some guidance from manager and/or more experienced colleagues. Prepares and reviews legal documents and other correspondence.Provides legal advice and review as needed.Participates in development and review of legislation.Researches, studies and interprets ordinances, laws, rulings and regulations to assist management with developing strategies for compliance.Negotiates with opposing counsel and other parties as required.Supports other attorneys in defending or prosecuting lawsuits related to transactioanl matters. Directs and coordinates work of outside counsel as required.Participates in cross-training activities, cross-departmental sharing of knowledge and, when appropriate, cross-departmental developmental assignments. Shares knowledge with others. Learns from others in different roles and different departments to expand knowledge. This general overview only includes essential functions of the job and does not imply that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instruction and to perform any other job-related duties requested by supervisor or management.
Juris Doctor Licensed to practice law in the State of Texas