Assistant City Attorney
The City of Albuquerque Legal Department is hiring an Assistant City Attorney position in the Property and Finance division of the City Attorney’s Office. The position will administer the traffic arraignment program, approximately 20 hours per week, requiring the attorney to review, approve and negotiate agreements concerning traffic law violations. The attorney will also assist in areas of real estate and land use, governmental affairs, regulatory law, procurement, general commercial transaction issues, and civil litigation. The department’s team of attorneys provide legal advice and guidance to City departments and boards, as well as represent the City and City Council on matters before administrative tribunals and in New Mexico State and Federal courts. This is an excellent position for newly licensed attorneys seeking to establish themselves within the legal field of governmental affairs, or for more experienced attorneys desiring to provide public service. Attention to detail and strong writing skills are essential. Applicant must be an active member of the State Bar of New Mexico in good standing or able to attain bar membership within three months of hire. Salary will be based upon experience. Please submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample to attention of “Legal Department Assistant City Attorney Application” c/o Angela M. Aragon, Executive Assistant/HR Coordinator; P.O. Box 2248, Albuquerque, NM 87103, or email@example.com
Personal Injury Attorney
Get paid more for your great work. Make a difference in the lives of others. Salary plus incentives paid twice a month. Great benefits. Outstanding office team culture. Learn more at www.HurtCallBert.com/attorneycareers
. Or apply by email to Greg@ParnallLaw.com
. Write “Apples” in the subject line.
RFP – Firms or Attorneys Interested in Serving as Contract Personnel Hearing Officer
The City of Albuquerque is soliciting responses from qualified firms or attorneys interested in serving as contract Personnel Hearing Officer for personnel hearings under the City’s Merit System Ordinances, §3-1-1 et seq. ROA 1994 and the Independent Hearing Office Ordinance Section §2-7-2 ROA 1994. The hearing officers may also provide services for other miscellaneous hearings under assorted City Ordinances. The full Request for Proposals can be accessed at https://cabq.bonfirehub.com/portal/?tab=openOpportunities
. Proposals are due no later than January 20, 2021 @ 4:00pm Local Time.
Stiff, Keith & Garcia is a successful and growing law firm representing national clients, looking for an experienced lawyer to work in the areas of insurance defense and civil litigation. Flexible work environment available.
We are looking for an attorney who can handle complex litigation with minimal supervision. We are a congenial and professional firm. Excellent benefits and salary. Great working environment with opportunity for advancement. Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Commercial Liability Defense, Coverage Litigation Attorney P/T maybe F/T”
Our well-established, regional, law practice seeks a contract or possibly full time attorney with considerable litigation experience, including familiarity with details of pleading, motion practice, and of course legal research and writing. We work in the are of insurance law, defense of tort claims, regulatory matters, and business and corporate support. A successful candidate will have excellent academics and five or more years of experience in these or highly similar areas of practice. Intimate familiarity with state and federal rule of civil procedure. Admission to the NM bar a must; admission to CO, UT, WY a plus. Apply with a resume, salary history, and five-page legal writing sample. Work may be part time 20+ hours per week moving to full time with firm benefits as case load develops. We are open to “of counsel” relationships with independent solo practitioners. We are open to attorneys working from our offices in Durango, CO, or in ABQ or SAF or nearby. Compensation for billable hours at hourly rate to be agreed, generally in the range of $45 - $65 per hour. Attorneys with significant seniority and experience may earn more. F/T accrues benefits. Apply with resume, 5-10p legal writing example to email@example.com
with “NM Attorney applicant” in the subject line.
Deputy Director of Policy
The City Attorney’s Office seeks an individual to work on the evaluation, development and execution of the City’s public policy initiatives. The work requires strong writing, analytical and advocacy skills. The successful applicant will work closely with constituents and community agencies with a broad range of interests and positions to shape priorities to positively impact the residents of Albuquerque. The position serves as a liaison to our external partners (which may include governments and nonprofit organizations) and ensures that our advocacy outcomes are effectively identified and achieved. This person will track project status, timelines, deliverables, and project requirements. This role is heavily involved in outreach and works closely with the Chief Administrative Officer and City Attorney to ensure the City continues to address the needs and priorities of Albuquerque communities on an on-going basis. Requirements: Experience with underserved or vulnerable populations. Master’s Degree in related field or Juris Doctor. Juris Doctor strongly preferred. If attorney, must be licensed in New Mexico within six months of hire. In-depth understanding of city, state, and federal legislative and budget processes and grant application, administration, and compliance. Strong commitment to social justice, policy advocacy and research. Salary DOE. Please apply on line at the City of Albuquerque’s website www.cabq.gov/jobs
The New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD) is seeking to fill its Chief General Counsel position. The Chief General Counsel represents CYFD in all legal matters and manages the Office of General Counsel. Duties include but are not limited to: supervising the Office of General Counsel attorneys and support staff; overseeing litigation being handled by Risk Management and other outside counsel; negotiating high-level IT and service array contracts; reviewing and approving staff attorneys’ legislative analyses; and providing advanced legal counsel to Cabinet Secretary, Deputy Secretary and executive staff. The position requires a broad range of legal experience. Examples of applicable legal experience include civil rights, administrative law, legislative processes, New Mexico Inspection of Public Records Act (IPRA), labor and employment law, immigration law, Native American law, disability rights law, education law, and general civil litigation. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, paid vacation, and a retirement package. The position is located in Santa Fe. New Mexico licensure required. Please send resume and cover letter to CYFD Director of Operations Lisa Fitting at firstname.lastname@example.org
Scott & Kienzle, P.A. is hiring an Associate Attorney (0 to 10 years experience). Practice areas include insurance defense, subrogation, collections, creditor bankruptcy, and Indian law. Associate Attorney needed to undertake significant responsibility: opening a file, pretrial, trial, and appeal. Lateral hires welcome. Please email a letter of interest, salary range, and résumé to email@example.com
BLEUS & ASSOCIATES, LLC, a personal injury law firm located near the Journal Center, is presently accepting resumes for an associate attorney possessing 5+ years of civil litigation experience to join our legal practice. The position requires passionate advocacy, and a knowledgeable, hardworking, detail oriented person. Our primary areas of practice include all aspects of civil litigation with an emphasis on personal injury; insurance bad faith, and complex tort litigation matters. Trial experience preferred, but not required. We offer a great work environment and competitive salary. Please forward letter of interest and resume to Hiring Partner, 6624 Gulton court, ne, albuquerque nm 87109, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. All responses will remain confidential
Tucker, Yoder & Associates, LLC
Must have 3-4 years of attorney experience including litigation. Needed for cases involving injury, domestic relations and criminal charges. Must be licensed in New Mexico.
Salary determined upon review of experience. Please email resumes to: email@example.com
or mail to: Tucker, Yoder & Associates, Attn: Sarah Foust, 105 North Orchard Ave. Farmington, NM 87401
Attorney Advisor and
The U.S. Small Business Administration has an urgent need for Attorneys/Paralegals to review and close SBA Disaster Loans. Real Estate experience is a plus. Individuals waiting on bar results may apply. Attorneys must present a current bar card but may be licensed in any state. Attorney Advisor (Gen): https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/563879200 (Supersedes previous announcement, EXC-20-057-PDC-10755112, to amend duty location) GS-0301-09/11; Full time (Temp); Office of Disaster Assistance (ODA); Processing and Disbursement Center (PDC); Duty Station Negotiable. Open to United States Citizens. Paralegal Specialist: GS-0950-09/11; https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/570155500
Full time (Temp): Office of Disaster Assistance (ODA); Processing Disbursement Center (PDC); Fort Worth, TX; Open to United States Citizens
City of Santa Fe Seeks Hearing Officers:
The City of Santa Fe seeks qualified hearing officers to preside over appeals of land use citations, animal services citations, general enforcement actions, and other administrative matters. Interested attorneys should submit a resume and letter of interest, including proposed hourly rates, as soon as possible to Irene Romero, to firstname.lastname@example.org
. Preferred candidates will have excellent communication and writing abilities, a demonstrated ability to be fair and impartial, and experience in municipal law and administrative law. Candidates must be admitted to practice law in the State of New Mexico. The City intends to make appointments as soon as possible and will retain letters of interest for appointment as needed over the next year.
Experienced Personal Injury Paralegal
Parnall Law Firm (awarded "Top Places to Work" and "Best Places to Work" in Albuquerque) is hiring an experienced Personal Injury Paralegal. Responsible for the handling of files through trial or settlement disbursement. Litigation experience required. Must be organized; detail-oriented; meticulous, but not to the point of distraction; independent/self-directed; able to work on multiple projects; proactive; someone who takes initiative and ownership; courage to be imperfect, and have humility; willing/unafraid to collaborate; willing to tackle the most unpleasant tasks first; willing to help where needed; willing to ask for help. Required to work together with the attorneys as a team to provide clients with intelligent, compassionate and determined advocacy, with the goal of maximizing compensation for the harms caused by wrongful actions of others; to give clients and files the attention and organization needed to help bring resolution as effectively and quickly as possible; to make sure that, at the end of the case, the client is satisfied and knows Parnall Law has stood up for, fought for, and given voice and value to his or her harm. If you want to be a part of a growing company with an inspired vision, a unique workplace environment and opportunities for professional growth and competitive compensation, you MUST apply online at www.HurtCallBert.com/paralegalcareers
. All inquiries are confidential.
Riley, Shane & Keller, P.A.
Our AV Rated law firm is expanding so we created two (2) new positions. Please come join us for a professional environment, excellent pay, retirement, employee healthcare and other benefits. Paralegal: Full time, work from home position supporting litigation and trials. Five (5) years’ experience in insurance defense or civil litigation. We seek a team player with a strong word processing and organizational skills. Candidate should be a member of the Paralegal Division of the State of New Mexico or eligible to join. Construction case experience a plus. Legal Assistant: Full time, in office position supporting shareholders. The position requires five (5) years’ experience in insurance defense or civil litigation. Position requires a team player with strong work processing and organizational skills. Send resume to Riley, Shane & Keller, P.A., office manager, 3880 Osuna Road NE, Albuquerque, NM email@example.com
Hartline Barger, LLP
Hartline Barger LLP seeks an energetic and reliable Legal Assistant to join the close-knit team in our Albuquerque office. Our busy litigation defense firm offers a collegial environment, competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and generous PTO. The ideal candidate is personable, detail-oriented, and well-organized, with experience in one or more of the following areas of law: commercial litigation, product liability, and personal injury defense. The full-time position requires five (5) years of experience. Please send resumes to Lanika Doyle at Ldoyle@hartlinebarger.com