Advertised Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Advertised Job Summary:
The Juvenile Justice Attorney will coordinate the legal aspects of a juvenile justice grant project that addresses the de-institutionalization of status offenders. This includes provision of staff support to the Status Offender Task Force, development of best legal practices for these cases, and development of training curricula. The Juvenile Justice Attorney will develop and conduct training for legal and juvenile justice professionals and prepare written resource materials related to the handling of status offense cases.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Requires law degree, membership in good standing in the South Carolina Bar, and at least 4 years relevant experience, including juvenile justice proceedings. Law school internships or externships may count towards the experience requirement.
The University of South Carolina is a globally recognized, high-impact research university committed to a superior student experience and dedicated to innovation in learning, research and community engagement. Founded in 1801, the university offers more than 300 degree programs and is a top-tier Carnegie Foundation research institution. More than 50,000 students are enrolled at one of 20 locations throughout the state, including the research campus in Columbia. With 60 nationally ranked academic programs including top-ranked programs in international business, the nation's best honors college and distinguished programs in engineering, law, medicine, public health and the arts, the university is helping to build healthier, more educated communities in South Carolina and around the world.