Fairfax County Job Openings - Detailed Description for Job #13-0396

Fairfax County Application Center, 12000 Government Center Pkwy., #270, Fairfax, VA 22035


Office of the County Attorney

Job # 13-0396

$85,071 to $113,428  (Grade L05)

Position is located in the General Law Section of the Office of the County Attorney. Defends erroneous tax assessment, bankruptcy, and utility rate regulation cases. Advises county agencies on complex financial matters/bond issues, including forming special tax and transportation districts. Interacts with the Virginia General Assembly on proposed legislation. Represents Fairfax County agencies on legal matters. Represents the Board of Supervisors, the County Executive, department heads, division directors, and other employees. Under general direction, personally handles litigation and specialized subject matter functions, does related work as required. Litigation in state and federal court and before state administrative agencies.



Must be an active member in good standing of the Virginia State Bar. Any combination of education and experience equivalent to four years of experience in the practice of civil law in the employ of municipal or county government, or acceptable equivalent experience. Litigation experience.

All positions allocated to the County Attorney series are under the Fairfax County Merit System of personnel administration and are limited to full-time employment and preclude the private practice of law.



Panel interview.


To Apply:

Submit your resume on-line through the AIMS system.

If this is the first time you have used AIMS, you will need to create an account.

Fairfax County is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veterans' status or disabled veterans' status. Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance; TTY 703-222-7314. Minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. EEO/AA/TTY.


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Most positions advertised here are merit system positions funded for full benefits such as health insurance, retirement, life insurance and paid leave. Follow the link for details on Fairfax County's comprehensive benefits program for merit system employees. If a position is not funded for benefits that information will generally be included in the job announcement.


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