Colorado Supreme Court
Office of Attorney Regulation Counsel
Promoting Professionalism. Protecting the Public.
Character and Fitness Staff Attorney
The Colorado Supreme Court Office of Attorney Regulation Counsel seeks applications for a Character and Fitness Staff Attorney in the Office of Attorney Admissions. The position is part-time (24 hours per week), and the salary is $60,600 per year. The Character and Fitness Staff Attorney will provide professional and technical support to the Office of Attorney Admissions by assessing the character and fitness of applicants for admission to the practice of law in the State of Colorado in accordance with state and federal laws, and the Colorado Rules of Civil Procedure. The Character and Fitness Staff Attorney is responsible for conducting background investigations; the gathering of and the monitoring of information gathered by team members; verifying accuracy of data; using in-house and on-line resources; drafting investigation reports; analyzing applicants’ character and fitness findings in relation to relevant rules and discipline cases; and, making recommendations for action.
Applicant must have a law degree and active license to practice law in Colorado. Five years of experience practicing law. A familiarity with the Colorado Rules of Professional Conduct and the application of Rules to practicing attorneys. A demonstrated and verifiable reputation for integrity. Effective written and oral communication skills. Word processing and computer skills required. Send letter of intent, resume, and references to Office of Attorney Regulation Counsel, Attn: Office Manager, 1300 Broadway, Suite 500, Denver, CO 80203 or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org to be received by October 12, 2020.