Yuba County, California

County Counsel

Filing Deadline : February 01, 2019
Gary Phillips

Bob Murray & Associates
1544 Eureka Road, Suite 280
(916) 784-9080 – Fax (916) 784-1985

Detailed Description : PDF

The County of Yuba is currently seeking an experienced County Counsel to join the executive team. With a population just over 70,000, the County boasts affordable housing, thriving businesses, great recreation, first-rate schools, safety, and security offering its residents the many advantages of a rural lifestyle away from the pressures of the urban areas. Under administrative direction of the Board of Supervisors, the County Counsel serves as principal legal counsel to the County of Yuba. The County Counsel oversees a staff of five (5) allocated attorneys and one (1) Legal Services Coordinator. Candidates must possess a Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited school of law and the equivalent of five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience practicing law, which includes at least three (3) years of experience practicing public law and at least one (1) year of supervisory experience. Additional years of extensive experience practicing public and/or civil law and/or office management experience is preferred. Active membership (in good standing) in the State Bar of California is required. The monthly salary for the County Counsel position is $13,500-$17,550; placement within the range is largely based upon qualifications.