Harris County seeks Assistant County Attorney-Environmental

The Harris County County Attorney’s Office is seeking an attorney for its Environmental Practice Group. The Attorney will be responsible for managing an active caseload of approximately 40 active cases, assisting as second chair on large litigation matters, and must have jury trial experience and/or bench trial experience. The Attorney should have a working knowledge of the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure and Texas Rules of Civil Evidence and an interest in obtaining a working knowledge of Section 30 of the Texas Administrative Code, The Texas Water Code, The Texas Clean Air Act, The Texas Solid Waste Disposal Act and equivalent federal rules and statutes as well as County Regulations. While most of the emphasis in the work is on environmental protection, obtaining awards of civil penalties and attorney’s fees is part of the job. For the full job description and to apply, visit governmentjobs.com.