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Assistant Attorney General – Oil, Gas, and Mining

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The Utah Office of the Attorney General, Natural Resources Division, has an immediate opening for
an attorney to represent the Utah Division of Oil, Gas, and Mining. This position involves advising
the Division on a variety of legal matters related to the Division's mission, including its interactions
with the Board of Oil, Gas, and Mining; pursuing enforcement actions against operators who violate
oil, gas, and mining laws, and performing other legal tasks.
Applicants should have excellent written and oral advocacy skills, the ability to communicate ideas
and information clearly and concisely, and the capacity to work with others as part of a team and
communicate effectively with clients. Preference will be given to applicants who have background
and experience in natural resource law, particularly oil, gas, and mining law and issues, as well as
Applicants must be a member of the Utah State Bar in good standing, and must qualify for admission
to the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah. Travel may be required as incumbents will need to
represent the Division in legal proceedings throughout the State.
For more information and to apply for the position, visit the Utah state jobs website at, and search “Assistant Attorney General”. The recruitment will be
open until filled.
The Attorney General’s Office is an equal opportunity employer. Security background checks are
completed as a condition of employment.

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