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Employment Opportunities

Attorney & Litigation Coordinator Positions

The Alaska Department of Law offers wide opportunities for legal practice in civil and criminal law and the unique opportunity provided under Alaska law for unlicensed attorneys working for the department to have temporary bar privileges for up to 10 months before obtaining formal admission to the Alaska Bar (AS 08.08.210(d)).

Position OpeningDivisionSectionLocation
Statewide Drug ProsecutorCriminalOffice of Special ProsecutionsAnchorage
Natural Resources AttorneyCivilNatural ResourcesAnchorage
Assistant Attorney GeneralCivilTransportationAnchorage
International Airport AttorneyCivilTransportationAnchorage
Consumer Protection AttorneyCivilSpecial LitigationAnchorage
General LitigatorCivilSpecial LitigationAnchorage
Environmental Assistant Attorney GeneralCivilEnvironmentalAnchorage
Alcohol Interdiction ProsecutorCriminalOffice of Special ProsecutionsAnchorage
Assistant District AttorneyCriminalDistrict Attorney's OfficeUtqiaġvik (formerly Barrow)
Assistant District AttorneyCriminalDistrict Attorney's OfficeKotzebue
Assistant District AttorneyCriminalDistrict Attorney's OfficeKenai
Assistant Attorney GeneralCivilCommercial, Fair Business & Child SupportAnchorage or Juneau
Assistant Attorney GeneralCriminalOffice of Special ProsecutionsAnchorage
Assistant District AttorneyCriminalDistrict Attorney's OfficeFairbanks
Assistant District AttorneyCriminalDistrict Attorney's OfficeAnchorage

Fellowship Program Positions

The Department of Law fellowship program is an opportunity for exceptionally talented new attorneys to join a strong team of appellate and trial practitioners and gain broad experience and insight into the diverse public sector work of the Attorney General’s and District Attorney's offices.

Position OpeningDivisionSectionLocation
FellowshipCivilOpinions, Appeals & EthicsAnchorage

Professional & Legal Support Staff Positions

The Department of Law provides career opportunities for a wide range of analyst, paralegal, administrative and office professionals, administering expertise, support and core services essential to the day-to-day operations of the department's civil, criminal and administrative divisions.

Internship Program

The Department of Law has volunteer intern positions available throughout the year for students enrolled in accredited law schools.