Closing Date: 16th April, 2024


Job Description and Duties:
This position is Hybrid and eligible for telework up to “three (3)” days a week, in accordance with the Statewide Telework Policy, and will be required to report to the office as needed/required. The successful candidate must reside in California upon appointment.

Excellence in the Business of Government!

Come join a team that creates:
  • A collaborative team atmosphere founded upon ethics, integrity, and stewardship.
  • A positive work environment that is open to change and invites its workforce to challenge processes.
  • An opportunity for individuals to utilize their knowledge, skills, and experience to grow within the department.

Under the general direction of an Assistant Chief Counsel, the Attorney Ill works with broad discretion and minimum supervision to review state contracting and provide legal advice and assistance on the complex or sensitive legal matters. The Attorney Ill may act in a lead capacity but will not supervise other attorneys.

This position is designated under the Conflict of Interest Code. The position is responsible for making or participating in the making of governmental decisions that may potentially have a material effect on personal financial interests. The appointee is required to complete Form 700 within 30 days of appointment.

You will find additional information about the job in the Duty Statement. (

Special Requirements:
Individuals who are new to state service must have list eligibility in order to gain employment with any state agency. Click here to learn more about examinations administered by DGS and examinations available online.