The Manatee County Attorney’s Office is accepting applications for the position of Assistant County Attorney.  The County Attorney’s Office comprehensively serves the legal needs of the Manatee County Board of County Commissioners, as the governing body of Manatee County, and renders legal advice to the Board, the County Administrator, and to departments and agencies under the jurisdiction of the Board.  Assistant County Attorneys perform a variety of highly responsible and often complex work.  Candidates with at least three years of experience in any combination of these practices areas will be considered:  real estate, eminent domain, litigation, appellate practice, city/county/local government, contracts, labor and employment, and procurement.  Manatee County offers a comprehensive benefits package including a Telecommuting Program.  A cover letter and resume may be submitted to  Position is open until filled.  Writing samples and references  may be requested from finalists.  Manatee County is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer.