This position will provide legal counsel and support to the University's schools, colleges, portal campuses, global sites, and administrative areas. The Office of General Counsel seeks a litigator with strong client counseling skills to support and collaborate with the Student Affairs, Litigation, and Employment practice group, primarily focusing on counseling and research related to student and academic affairs and representing the University in litigation, agency, and other legal disputes arising out of student issues, as well as general litigation matters. This attorney will have primary responsibility for certain legal matters and will support more senior attorneys in the office on other matters, requiring both the ability to independently manage all aspects of a litigation or other legal matters, as well as the ability to contribute as part of a team. This position has the opportunity to work closely with members of the University community and requires a collaborative, mission-oriented approach to counseling. The position may supervise, on a project basis, outside counsel, legal assistants, paralegals, and interns. The Office of General Counsel is particularly interested in candidates who have interest in (1) managing project-based work to proactively support legal and operational needs and (2) occasionally providing support, as needed, to other practice areas, such as assisting on transactional, real estate, employment, or intellectual property matters and otherwise maintaining the ability to quickly research and provide assistance in new areas.