Deputy General Counsel

  • State of Nevada
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Jun 28, 2021
Full Time Administration and Management Clerical and Administrative Support Legal Services Municipal or County Clerk

Job Description

Announcement Number: 387655717

Unclassified Position Announcement (Open until Filled)
Nevada State Board of Dental Examiners
POSITION TITLE: Deputy General Counsel
POSITION STATUS: Full-time
Gross Salary: Depending on experience, the salary range is approximately:
$88,701.15 to $94,460.97 (Employee-Employer PERS)
$77,000.00 to $82,000.00 (Employer Paid PERS)
Benefits: Unclassified position entitled to standard state benefits; serves at the will of
the Nevada State Board of Dental Examiners. The position is funded through
professional licensing fees.
Location: Las Vegas. Some in-state travel may be required.
Position Summary/Scope of Work: Report to the Nevada State Board of Dental
Examiners, this unclassified position will carry a caseload of administrative prosecutions
against licensees who have allegedly violated statutes and/or regulations governing
the practice of dentistry, dental hygiene, and dental therapy; and will provide counsel
to board members and staff. Other duties include preparing and arguing written
pleadings and briefs; legal research; directing investigative efforts; and handling
written pleadings, briefs and hearings in District Court cases for illegal practice of
dentistry. This position requires the use of standard office equipment, ability to
communicate in person and over the telephone, and proficiency with word
processing software. Selected candidates may not concurrently work for another
employer or engage in private practice of law.
Minimum Education & Licenses Required: Graduation from an accredited four year
college or university and graduation from an accredited law school. Applicants must
possess a valid Nevada driver's license at the time of appointment and must be
admitted to and in good standing with the Nevada State Bar of Nevada, Nevada
Federal District Court and admitted to the Federal Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Preferred Experience: Minimum of three (3) years of legal experience in the area of
administrative law related to the prosecution and/or defense of administrative matters
of health care professionals at state and federal levels. The applicant's legal background should also include drafting and reviewing contracts. Applicant should
also have experience in representing administrative agencies before regulatory bodies
and the Nevada Legislature. Applicants should have a working knowledge of the
Nevada civil and criminal statutes, Nevada Rules of Professional Conduct, Nevada rules
of evidence, local court rules and Nevada Rules of Appellate Procedure and
Constitutional law.
Skills Required: Applicants must be skilled in verbal and written communications,
planning, computer software, prioritizing and executing deadlines without need for
supervision. Applicants must be highly professional, well organized and self-motivated.
NOTE: This position announcement lists the major duties and requirements of the job
and is not all-inclusive. The successful applicant will be expected to perform additional
job-related duties and may be required to have or develop additional specific job-
related knowledge and skills.
Interested applicants must submit their cover letter, resume, completed application
form, and a list of professional references to:
Nevada State Board of Dental Examiners
6010 S Rainbow Boulevard, Suite A1
Las Vegas, Nevada 89118
Fax: (702) 486-7046
Email: nsbde@nsbde.nv.govNevada State Board of
Dental Examiners
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