Staff Attorney

Location
Fairfax, Virginia
Posted
Sep 27, 2017
Closes
Nov 01, 2017
Hours
Full Time

Fairfax County Public Schools

Staff Attorney

Division Counsel, Office of Superintendent

Fairfax, Virginia

Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS), the nation’s 10th largest school district, located in suburban area just outside the nation’s capital, is seeking a dynamic individual to serve as the Staff Attorney in the Office of Superintendent. This individual serves as a junior level attorney for FCPS.

The ideal candidate must hold a Juris Doctorate from an accredited law school with membership in, or eligibility for, the Virginia State Bar, plus a minimum of three years of progressive experience, with expertise preferred in one of the following areas: public school legal issues, constitutional law, Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, intellectual property, student rights, custody, educational rights, employment, civil rights, real estate, local government, procurement, contract, litigation, or tort law. Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Ability to develop effective working relationships with senior FCPS administrators and community and governmental leaders.

Interested candidates should apply online:

http://careers.fcps.edu/gateway.htm?&tg=supp&req=9573BR

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