About the Office: The Attorney General is the chief legal officer for the State of Minnesota. The Office of the Attorney General represents the State of Minnesota on important legal matters that make a difference in the lives of our citizens and establishes and effectuates the legal policy for the State of Minnesota. The Office’s work involves significant and challenging constitutional, statutory, and enforcement matters.
Responsibilities and Opportunities Offered: The Office provides a range of legal practice opportunities to highly capable attorneys with the professional drive and abilities to perform exceptional legal work. We offer our lawyers the opportunity to do important legal work on behalf of the public, to assume a significant amount of responsibility over their files, and to expand on their litigation and courtroom experience.
Required Qualifications: Attorneys who wish to be considered for appointment as an Assistant Attorney General must have a proven and successful track record, superior academic credentials, outstanding analytical, research, writing, and communication skills, excellent judgment and character, and a professional deportment. Applicants must have the desire to serve the public with distinction and the professionalism, skills, and work ethic to put forth the very best legal work on behalf of the public. The selection process is highly competitive.
Application Process: Attorneys may express interest in the possibility of an appointment as an Assistant Attorney General by submitting a resume and cover letter to the Office. The resume should outline your relevant experience and academic credentials, including your class standing. You may submit the resume and cover letter as follows:
Office of the Minnesota Attorney General
Attention: June Walsh
102 State Capitol
75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55155
The Office of the Attorney General is an equal opportunity employer. If you need reasonable accommodation for a disability, please call June Walsh at (651) 296-6196 or (651) 297-7206 (TTY)