General Counsel

Job Posted 5/18/2023
William S. Hart Union High School District
21380 Centre Pointe Pkwy
Santa Clarita, CA 91350
United States
Application Closing Date
Job Description

Under the direction of the Superintendent of Schools, plan, organize, direct and provide professional legal services and counsel to the District in a wide variety of legal matters such as labor and employment, student rights, litigation, liability, Special Education, due process, and public records requests; serve as the primary legal advisor and represent the District before a variety of administrative and legislative bodies; perform related duties as assigned.

Step 1: $16,759.22/ Step 2: $17,429.59/ Step 3: $18,126.77/ Step 4: $18,851.84/ Step 5: $19,605.92


  •  Graduation from an accredited law school
  •   Active membership in the California State Bar Association
  •   Ten (10) years of experience practicing law, including experience providing legal counsel to school districts, educational institutions, or similar       public agencies
  • Experience working with K-12 school districts in California is preferred.  
  • Experience involving the supervision of professional and administrative support staff is preferred.


  • Must be duly and appropriately licensed to practice law in the State of California.
  • Active membership and good standing in the State Bar of California throughout employment in this classification.
  • Positions in this class require the use of personal automobile and possession of a valid California class C Driver's license.


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21380 Centre Pointe Pkwy
Santa Clarita CA 91350
United States
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