DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
Casual/Seasonal JOB OPENING
Opening Date: September 18, 2012 Closing Date: Until Filled
This is a Casual/Seasonal Deputy Attorney General position (maximum of 37.5 hours
work per week) without healthcare benefits. Salary will be commensurate with
experience under the Attorney Pay Plan.
DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL
Fraud & Consumer Protection Division, Securities Unit, New Castle County
Description of Duties:
The Delaware Department of Justice is seeking exceptional and highly motivated
individual to join the Fraud & Consumer Protection Division in the New Castle County
Office as a Casual/Seasonal Deputy Attorney General (“DAG”). This DAG will sit
within the Securities Unit and work with both the Securities Unit and the Consumer
Protection Unit. This DAG’s primary responsibility will be the investigation and
prosecution of financial fraud matters statewide.
The Consumer Protection Unit and the Securities Unit each investigates and prosecutes
(administratively, civilly, and criminally) violations of the statutes under their respective
jurisdictions, including, but not limited to, the Consumer Fraud Act, the Unfair and
Deceptive Trade Practices Act, and the Securities Act. The Securities Unit registers
securities and investment professionals.
This is a challenging position that provides an opportunity to pursue large and complex
investigations and cases. This DAG will provide legal support for investigations and
manage complex litigation as necessary in all Delaware courts. This DAG should be able
to work independently and meet deadlines. Solid academic achievement, relevant work
experience, and a familiarity with securities transactions and financial services preferred.
We seek an individual with a strong commitment to working in the public interest.
This position will initially be for a term of one year, with an opportunity to renew for up
to three years. This is a Casual/Seasonal position and does not include benefits.
Compensation will be commensurate with experience in accordance with the Deputy
Attorney General Pay Plan.
If you are interested in applying for this DAG opportunity, please submit a Cover letter,
your Resume, and a completed State Application:
by mail, to the Delaware Department of Justice, Human Resources, 820 N. French
Street, Sixth Floor, Wilmington, DE 19801, or
by fax, to 302-577-5866, or
by email, to firstname.lastname@example.org