Attorney Wanted Staff Counsel

Staff Counsel for Risk Control

Minnesota Counties Intergovernmental Trust (MCIT) is seeking applicants for the position of Staff Counsel for Risk Control. MCIT is a joint powers government entity made up of Minnesota counties and associated public entities that pool resources to provide property, casualty and workers’ compensation coverage to members. MCIT also offers risk management and loss control services.

Staff Counsel for Risk Control is responsible for serving as a legal resource for MCIT staff, providing risk management advice and training to members, serving as a technical resource to conduct or facilitate MCIT research activities, providing written articles and resources for MCIT publications, conducting legal research and providing written and oral reports as needed on claims, risk management, loss control and other pertinent issues.

Applicants must have a law degree, be licensed to practice law in the State of Minnesota, and have three to five years of experience in law, government, service organizations or the insurance industry.  Applicants must also possess a valid motor vehicle driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle.

MCIT offers excellent benefits and a pension plan. A full position description and application requirements can be found on the MCIT website at www.mcit.org/employment-opportunities/ .  

See website for application deadline.