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Become an Attorney with the Office of the Attorney General

Attorney positions are exempt from overtime and the state personnel system. Attorneys serve at the pleasure of the Attorney General.

Employment with the Department of Law/Office of the Attorney General is contingent upon passing a thorough background and employment check, being in good standing with the Bar of the State of Colorado, and not having disciplinary action by any other bar to which you are admitted to practice law.

To apply for attorney positions, please click on a position link below for further instructions.  When applying, your cover letter should indicate your bar status in Colorado as well as any specific areas of law you are particularly interested in, or in which you have special expertise or training.

Open Non-Classified Positions with the Department:

Position Work Unit Release Date Apply By Salary Range
Assistant Attorney General Natural Resources > Resource Conservation Friday, May 3, 2019 - 2:15pm Monday, June 3, 2019 - 5:00pm $6,400.00 - $8,000.00
Assistant Attorney General State Services > Human Services Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 9:00am Monday, May 27, 2019 - 5:00pm $6,616.00 - $8,200.00
Assistant Attorney General (Western Slope) State Services > Higher Education Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 1:45pm Monday, June 3, 2019 - 5:00pm
Assistant Attorney General Business and Licensing > Financial/Health Services Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 3:45pm Monday, June 3, 2019 - 3:45pm $6,400.00 - $8,000.00
First Assistant Attorney General (General Litigation Unit) Civil Litigation and Employment Law Tuesday, May 21, 2019 - 2:00pm Monday, June 10, 2019 - 5:00pm $9,613.00 - $12,000.00
Assistant Attorney General Natural Resources > Hazardous & Solid Waste/CERCLA Litigation Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 10:45am Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 5:00pm $6,400.00 - $8,000.00
Assistant Attorney General (Contracts and Procurement) State Services Friday, May 24, 2019 - 9:30am Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 5:00pm $6,400.00 - $8,000.00
Assistant Attorney General Natural Resources > Water Quality & Radiation Friday, May 24, 2019 - 10:00am Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 5:00pm $6,400.00 - $8,000.00