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Chief Litigation Counsel

  • Kansas Corporation Commission
  • Topeka (Full-Time)

Posted: Jun 30, 2023


Job Description:
The Chief Litigation Counsel advises and performs legal work in connection with dockets filed at the Commission and coordinates this work with the Utilities, Conservation or Transportation Division Directors and their staff. Work includes evaluating issues and facilitating formulation of staff positions; coordinating preparation of testimony; preparing pleadings, motions and briefs; providing representation in dockets.

This further includes directing a staff of legal and clerical employees engaged in performing various legal and related activities; direct and supervise the work of subordinate attorneys and is responsible for all legal activity of staff
attorneys and special counsel in cases before the Commission.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Degree from accredited law school
  • Licensed and in good standing with the Supreme Court of Kansas at time of appointment.
  • At least five (5) years of experience in professional legal work, including experience in litigation, governmental or administrative law setting.
  • Excellent communication and writing skills are essential.
  • Candidates must be qualified for admission to practice before the US District Court for the District of Kansas.

Preferred Qualifications:
Minimum of 3 years of supervisory experience

Application Deadline: Open until filled

How to Apply: Complete an online application at Include a cover letter, resume, transcripts, and references.

Contact Information: Sandra Rak, Recruiter 785 271-3136

Salary Range

$ 90,000 to 125,000