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ID #309
TypeLocal Government (varied civil)
Agency name line 1Gloucester County Office of Counsel
Agency name line 2Two South Broad Street
DutiesAssist in the preparation of resolutions, contracts, deeds, leases, and other legal papers. Research statues, rulings, and precedents and perform preliminary work to be used as a basis for answering requests, assists staff attorneys in the preparatiion of cases and hearings, update legal publications, perform preliminary work in assessing requests filed under the Open Public Meeting and Open Public Records Acts, review recent legislation, court cases, correspondence, and publications, prepare drafts to inquiries from the legislature, assist in prep for litigation of condemnations, tax appeals, consumer protection & environmental complaints.
Agency descriptionThe County Counsel represents and advises the elected Freeholders, county administration & department directors, including preparing resolutions and contracts dealing with legal issues raised by operations, providing formal legal opinions as required.
Time requirementsPrefer full day intervals, Office Hours are 9-5.
Position requirementsExcellent writing skills
Writing sample requiredYES
Number of students requested1
Supervisor first nameMatthew
Supervisor last nameLyons
Supervisor tagEsq.
Supervisor titleCounty Counsel
Contact first nameEmmett E.
Contact last namePrimas
Contact title line #1Assistant County Counsel
Contact phone #856-384-6892

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