Deputy County Counsel II/III – Litigation – Extra-Help

County of Sonoma
Until Filled

 Salary Information: $46.91 - $65.57/Hr.


Sonoma County Counsel seeks highly motivated, career-oriented attorneys to handle a wide range of County litigation matters.

Ideal candidates will possess:

  • Public law litigation experience, including trial work 
  • Experience preparing and presenting civil cases before State and Federal courts and administrative bodies
  • A record of excellent academic achievement
  • Exceptional research and writing skills
  • The proven ability to creatively problem-solve
  • The ability to work effectively, both as part of a team and independently

Qualifications for this position requires Current active membership in the State Bar of California, and normally includes:

For the II level: one year of legal experience practicing civil or governmental law as a licensed attorney

For the III level: two years of legal experience practicing civil law as a licensed attorney, at least one year of which was with a public agency performing duties comparable to a Deputy County Counsel II; or comparable experience in private practice

This recruitment is open continuously and may close at any time without notice. Applications received after the recruitment closes will not be accepted. For more information & to apply online, visit or call 707-565-2331. EOE Apply Now!

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