Perform duties while overseeing the Legal Office at the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office. The incumbent shall have an understanding of civil and criminal law and procedure and substantive civil law on matters pertaining to law enforcement and county jail systems. The incumbent shall also be able to develop training programs designed to educate members of the Sheriff’s Office in matters of criminal and civil liability, and serve as principal legal advisor to the Sheriff of Hillsborough County. Additionally, the incumbent must be a member of the Florida Bar in good standing.
Note: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform some or all of the activities described below.
Note: Applicants must meet the following requirement(s) to be considered minimally qualified for the job.
A Juris Doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education; and
10 years of experience as an attorney in a criminal justice related field; and
Be a member of the Florida Bar in good standing.
4 years of managerial attorney experience in a criminal justice related field.
Experience working for a law enforcement agency.