Bar Counsel Vacancy
Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland
The Attorney Grievance Commission is seeking applicants for the position of Bar Counsel, who is responsible for evaluating complaints against attorneys and prosecuting cases of professional misconduct. Bar Counsel’s duties also include investigations and prosecutions of attorneys engaged in the unauthorized practice of law, incapacitated attorneys, enforcement of compliance with disciplinary and remedial orders as well as diversionary agreements, and evaluation of overdrafts or mismanagement of attorney escrow accounts. The position will also perform other duties as prescribed by the Commission, including the oversight and management of a staff of attorneys, investigators, paralegals, office manager, and secretaries. Bar Counsel is an employee of and serves at the pleasure of the Commission.
Applicants must be an active member of the Maryland Bar, in good standing and a Maryland resident. Ten years of experience in the practice of law is preferred.
To view the full job announcement and instructions on how to apply, visit the following link: Http://mdcourts.gov/jobs/pdfs/BarCounsel.pdf