Assistant Parliamentary Counsel Grade Ii
Office Of The Attorney General
The Office of the Parliamentary Counsel to the Government is part of the Office of the Attorney General and is responsible for the provision of legislative drafting services to the Government, Ministers of the Government and certain other bodies. The successful candidate will be part of a specialised team of lawyers who draft Government Bills, including Bills to amend the Constitution and amendments to Bills. S/he will draft Government Orders and statutory instruments made by Ministers of the Government, including instruments made for the purposes of compliance with European Union obligations. The successful candidate will have been called to the Bar and be enrolled as a Barrister in the State, or have been admitted and be enrolled as a Solicitor in the State. S/he will also have significant experience as a practising Barrister or Solicitor in the State and possess excellent legal knowledge with demonstrated ability to analyse complex legal issues.
76 days ago