CareersStaff Attorney II

Current Job Openings

Staff Attorney II

Posting Date: 09/18/2019
Closing Date: Until Filled

Reports to: General Counsel
Exempt

Responsibilities

This position provides professional legal counsel and compliance services to TML MultiState Intergovernmental Employee Benefits Pool d/b/a TML Health Benefits Pool.

  • Assists General Counsel in advising the Board of Trustees, Executive Director, and executive leadership team on organizational and operational matters.
  • Works at the direction of the General Counsel.
  • Provides day-to-day operational support on legal and regulatory matters in support of organization operations.
  • Drafts, reviews and negotiates contracts, and prepares Trust board resolutions.
  • Assists in subrogation activities.
  • Assists in identifying and tracking state and federal legislation that may impact TML Health.
  • Assists in risk and exposure analysis.
  • Provides legal advice and guidance on open government matters including the Texas Open Meetings Act and the Texas Public Information Act.
  • Provides timely responses to executive leadership team and departmental clients, estimating timeframe for completion of projects.
  • Tracks progress of projects and maintains communications with executive leadership team and departmental clients


Qualifications / Skills Required
  • Ethical Decision Making
  • Competence in Legal Practices
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Health Law and Municipal Law experience preferred
  • Minimum 3 years of attorney experience
  • Current license to practice law in the State of Texas required


To Apply
Please submit your resume with a cover letter to Human Resources. Indicate the position you are applying for and detail how you meet the qualifications listed. You may fax this information to (512) 719-6717, email us at Email Us, or mail it to:
TML Health
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 140644
Austin, TX 78714-0644