The Arizona Court of Appeals Division One is accepting applications for a criminal position on its central legal staff. Duties include researching and writing legal memoranda and draft decisions regarding criminal appeals and petitions for post-conviction relief.
This is a Regular, Full-time, exempt level position. This position is open for internal and external recruitment.
Please submit a resume and writing sample to Barbara Vidal Vaught, Chief Staff Attorney, at firstname.lastname@example.org or to Arizona Court of Appeals Division One, 1501 W. Washington St., Phoenix, AZ 85007.
The selection process may include an initial interview and a second-round panel interview. Only applicants whose backgrounds most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to interview. Requests for a special accommodation to participate in the interview process should be made at the time you are contacted to schedule an interview.
Applicants must be a member of the State Bar of Arizona with a strong academic background. The position requires excellent research and writing skills. A candidate’s work history should reflect writing and analytical ability. The court prefers candidates with at least two years of criminal litigation experience. Applicants should be proficient with Microsoft Word and Outlook.
About Arizona Court of Appeals, Division One
The Arizona Court of Appeals, Division One sits in Phoenix and considers appeals emanating from eight of Arizona’s fifteen counties: Apache, Coconino, La Paz, Navajo, Maricopa, Mohave, Yavapai, and Yuma.