SENIOR LITIGATOR

Salary:
BZD $84k per annum with allowances.
Location:
Belize, Central America
Closing date:
30 November 2022, 09:00 AM

ATTORNEY GENERAL’S MINISTRY VACANCY NOTICE

Applicants for the position of Senior Litigator:

  1. a)  must be:
    i. qualified to practice as an attorney-at-law or as an advocate in a court in any other

    part of the Commonwealth having unlimited jurisdiction either in civil or criminal causes or matters; and

    ii. has been qualified for not less than five years so to practice in such a court.

  2. b)  must be in good health.

  3. c)  must be a person who conducts himself at all times, both in his professional and in his personal life, in a manner that will maintain public confidence in the standards of the legal profession.

Experience and training required:

a) Minimum of ten (10) years’ experience as a practicing attorney-at-law in the area of civil litigation of complex legal matters specifically in public law (constitutional law and administrative law) and human rights law;

b) Bachelor of Laws Degree from a recognized institution; and
c) Legal Education Certificate or equivalent from a recognized institution.

Salary: BZD $84k per annum with allowances.

Interested persons may download an application package from the Attorney General’s Ministry Website or submit in writing to:

The Secretary, Judicial and Legal Services Commission
Ground Floor, Sir. Edney Cain Building
Thru’ the Office of the Solicitor General
Attorney General’s Ministry
Belmopan City, Cayo District Belize, Central America
Telephone number: 822-2504 or 822-0519
email address: [email protected]

Applicants must submit proof of qualifications and two reference contacts along with application.

Note: Only suitably qualified applicants will be acknowledged. Commission is not bound to make an appointment from among those persons who apply.