Our client, a large federally recognized American Indian Tribe, has retained Major, Linsdey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Staff Attorney to be located in its Inland Empire headquarters.
Overview: Under the direction of the Chief Legal Officer, the Staff Attorney provides legal advice to the organization. The successful candidate will assist in counseling all levels of management in diverse issues related to government and business operations, provide recommendations to minimize legal and financial exposure to the organization, and will assure best practices to address emerging legal and business issues related to tribal government and its business enterprises.
Compensation: Highly competitive and commensurate with experience.
Experience: 5+years of legal work experience required; experience working with tribal government preferred.
Bar: Admission to a minimum of one state bar, California preferred.