This is a description of a Staff Position Classification. It is not an announcement of a position opening. To view descriptions of current openings, please go to UNMJobs and Search Postings to view positions that are currently accepting applications.
The following statements are intended to describe, in broad terms, the general functions and responsibility levels characteristic of positions assigned to this classification. They should not be viewed as an exhaustive list of the specific duties and prerequisites applicable to individual positions that have been so classified.
Performs complex legal work for the highest levels of University administration in areas of legal specialty and expertise. Supervises and trains less-experienced attorneys and other department professional staff. Represents the University in legal proceedings, or supervises such representation. Analyzes legal and regulatory issues in areas of specialization, and develops or reviews institutional policies.
The University of New Mexico provides all training required by OSHA to ensure employee safety.