Associate Legal Counsel - Hybrid Telework

$80,000 yearly
  • Ohio Department of Development
  • Remote (Hybrid Telework)
  • Jun 08, 2022
Full time Government

Job Description

Under general direction of Ohio Department of Development’s (i.e., Development) Chief Legal Counsel, provides legal services to support offices within the the Ohio Department of Development: drafts & finalizes grant agreements for various governmental entities & corporations that receive financial assistance; drafts amendments, modifications & terminations of loans, tax credits, grants & other agreements for Development administered programs; serves as advisor to department-related boards & commissions. Answers legal inquiries from government officials &/or the general public; assists staff in resolving complex questions of law; provides education & training for Development personnel; drafts memos & interprets applicable statutes & rules governing Development programs; drafts & reviews legislation & rules related to Development’s business initiatives; provides full range of legal advice & services to offices of the Business Services Division; focuses on customer & client service; performs other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications: 

 1.  Must be licensed to practice law in the State of Ohio.

 2.  Proficiency in drafting & negotiating legal agreements.

 3.  Excellent written & verbal communication skills.

 4. Business transactional experience preferred.