The University of Vermont is seeking a motivated, energetic, versatile lawyer to serve as Associate General Counsel. The Associate General Counsel reports to the Vice President for Legal Affairs and General Counsel, and provides a broad range of legal services to and on behalf of the University.
Degree from accredited law school; admission to and in good standing with at least one state bar; eligible for admission to the Vermont Bar promptly after hire; four to six years of relevant legal experience. Excellent interpersonal skills, research and writing skills, and ability to perform complex legal tasks efficiently, accurately, and in a timely manner. Client-focused team player. Ability to understand the complexity of an organization with a diverse clientele.
Desired Qualifications and Experience
Experience with higher education issues; employment and labor law experience; experience negotiating, drafting, and reviewing transactional documents; policy development experience; willingness to learn new practice areas; ability to think creatively, exercise excellent judgment, and offer quick and informed opinions.
Application Instructions and Information
Please see https://www.uvmjobs.com/postings/27385 for application instructions. The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged.