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Featured Position

General Counsel Office of the Governor – North Dakota

As the General Counsel for the Office off the Governor, you’ll be responsible for providing the Governor with prompt legal advice necessary to support the administration of North Dakota’s government for the benefit of the citizens of North Dakota.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Provide and communicate accurate and thoughtful legal advice to the Governor and the administration.
  • Hold a policy portfolio and contribute to developing policy and legislative strategies for the administration.
  • Coordinate, research, draft and review executive orders.
  • Monitor pending and ongoing litigation impacting the Governor and the administration.
  • Review and summarize legislation and draft response messages.
  • Manage various criminal justice issues, including extraditions, parole and pardons; Advise the Governor on state judicial appointments.
  • Prepare and monitor the state’s legal response to emergency situations.

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Governor Doug Ducey

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