Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities & Internship Program

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 OpeningDivisionSectionLocationPosition Posted
Assistant District AttorneyCriminalDistrict Attorney's OfficeKodiakJuly 2017
Assistant District AttorneyCriminalDistrict Attorney's OfficePalmerJuly 2017
Legal Editor (Associate Attorney II)CivilLegislation and RegulationsJuneauJuly 2017
Assistant Attorney GeneralCivilChild ProtectionBethelJuly 2017
Assistant Attorney GeneralCivilChild ProtectionFairbanksJune 2017
Assistant Attorney GeneralCivilNatural ResourcesAnchorageJune 2017
Assistant Attorney GeneralCivilTorts & Workers’ CompensationAnchorageJune 2017
Assistant Attorney GeneralCivilOpinions, Appeals, and EthicsAnchorage or JuneauJune 2017
Assistant Attorney GeneralCivilSpecial LitigationAnchorageMay 2017
Assistant Attorney GeneralCivilEnvironmentalAnchorageMay 2017
Assistant Attorney GeneralCivilTransportationAnchorageFebruary 2017
Assistant Attorney GeneralCivilTransportationFairbanks or JuneauJanuary 2017

Fellowship Program Positions

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

No fellowship positions currently available


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.