Assistant General Counsel
Vermont Department of Financial Regulation
Staff Attorney (Exempt position – Montpelier)
The Department of Financial Regulation, which regulates insurance, banking, captive insurance, and securities, seeks to hire an Assistant General Counsel. The Assistant General Counsel will work within the Department’s nine-member Legal Division to provide legal services to the Department. Assignments may include (1) legal counsel and regulatory support to the Commissioner, Deputy Commissioners, and Department staff, (2) drafting legislation, administrative rules, and bulletins, and (3) representing the Department in administrative proceedings. Experience in the areas of banking, insurance, securities, and administrative law is highly desirable. Litigation or enforcement experience is desirable.
Candidates must be admitted to the Vermont Bar or eligible for admission without examination. Excellent benefits package and working environment. Remote work arrangements are available. Compensation based on the State of Vermont Attorney Pay Plan.
Application deadline November 1. Starting date in late 2021 is desired. Applications must be submitted via the State of Vermont’s jobs site (careers.vermont.gov): the position # is 22282. The State of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.