Legal Secretary/Legal Administrative Assistant

The Minnesota Attorney General is the chief legal officer for the State of Minnesota and is currently seeking candidates to fill two full-time Legal Secretary/ Legal Administrative Assistant vacancies in the Environmental & Natural Resources Division and the Consumer, Wage & Antitrust Division of the office. The successful candidate should be comfortable in a professional environment and must have the ability to multitask, be highly organized and detail-oriented.  This is an opportunity to be part of a team of professionals whose common mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of all Minnesotans. 

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Selected candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background check as a condition of employment. 

Why Work for Us:  

The Office of Attorney General Keith Ellison – one of Minnesota’s largest public law offices – has a clear mission: we help Minnesotans afford their lives and live with dignity and respect.  We’re a dynamic group of dedicated people who could all work elsewhere but choose public service as a calling.  We invite you to apply to be part of the internal culture that supports that calling.  We invite you to apply to be part of the team that helps recruit, support and train dedicated attorneys, legal assistants, investigators and other staff, all focused on helping Minnesotans.  

We offer a great benefits package! The State of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including low cost medical and dental insurance, employer paid life insurance, short and long term disability, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation, generous vacation and sick leave, and 11 paid holidays each year.   

How to Apply: 

Interested candidates must apply online through the State of Minnesota Careers website, which is the State’s official application and hiring site.  Applications must be received by November 30, 2021  

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    • 50325 – Environmental & Natural Resources Division 
    • 50008 – Consumer, Wage & Antitrust Division 

If you have questions about the position, contact please K.C. Moua at or (651) 757-1279.  

The Attorney General’s Office greatly encourages, celebrates and values diversity.  It is an equal opportunity employer which does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or military status.  If you need reasonable accommodation for a disability, please call K.C. Moua at  (651) 757-1279 or (800) 627-3529 (Minnesota Relay).