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LEGAL ANALYST, Public Protection & Advocacy Bureau/Insurance & Financial Services Division

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The Attorney General’s Office is looking for a Legal Analyst to work in the Insurance & Financial Services Division, which provides consumer assistance and enforces laws regarding insurance, investment, and lending issues, including a focus on post-secondary education, debt, and loan servicing through its Student Loan Assistance Unit.

Primary Duties: Legal Analysts are attorneys who mediate consumer complaints, respond to consumer requests for assistance, and help Assistant Attorneys General in the investigation/litigation of consumer protection matters and the implementation of settlements. Legal Analysts assist consumers with an array of insurance and investment matters and navigate complex student lending issues such as income-driven repayment plans, public service loan forgiveness, student loan default procedures, loan discharges, debt collection, debt relief, and loan servicing practices.  

Position Requirements: JD from an accredited law school, bar admission preferred. Applicants with a strong work ethic and an interest in economic and social justice are encouraged to apply. Applicants must be highly motivated, intellectually curious, and able to quickly learn new and complicated subject areas. Attentiveness to detail is a must. Familiarity with student lending, education law, retail installment contracts, and the Massachusetts Consumer Protection Act are helpful, as is prior involvement assisting more senior attorneys with Superior Court civil affirmative cases. Experience with deposition preparation, legal research and writing, data analysis, mediation of insurance and financial services issues, and the use of document review platforms, including Everlaw, are highly desirable. Proficiency in Microsoft Excel is required. Applicants must be comfortable working autonomously, but also as part of a team. We seek an individual who is highly motivated to work in the public interest. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a connection to the people and communities we serve, and an interest in supporting a respectful and inclusive work environment.  

Position Type: Full-Time/Non-Exempt

Application Process: To apply for this position, visit the AGO website via this link to register and create a profile, upload your cover letter and resume, and submit an application. Candidates may only apply directly using the AGO’s online Employment and Recruitment jobs portal.  

Salary: $48,000

 Qualified individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. We will gladly assist applicants who are in need of an accommodation. For assistance, contact the Human Resources Division at (617) 963-2041.

Inquiries regarding position & status may be made to:

Chloe Williams, Managing Administrative Assistant

Insurance & Financial Services Division

(617) 963-2910

The Attorney General’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer. As the representative of the Commonwealth and its residents, the Attorney General’s Office strives to ensure that those working in our office reflect the diversity of the communities we serve. The Office encourages applicants from a broad spectrum of backgrounds to apply for positions.

The Attorney General’s Office is looking for a Legal Analyst to work in the Insurance & Financial Services Division, which provides consumer assistance and enforces laws regarding insurance, investment, and lending issues, including…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    June 7, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    May 11, 2021

Salary

$48,000 - $48,000

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Boston, MA
Associated Location
Boston, MA, USA

How to Apply

Application Process: To apply for this position, visit the AGO website at www.mass.gov/ago/employment to register and create a profile, upload your cover letter and resume, and submit an application. Candidates may only apply directly using the AGO’s online Employment and Recruitment jobs portal. The application deadline is May 11, 2021. You will be required to submit a cover letter and resume to complete your application.

Application Process: To apply for this position, visit the AGO website at www.mass.gov/ago/employment to register and create a profile, upload your cover letter and resume, and submit…

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