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Office of General Counsel
Texas Tech University System 

System Administration Building
1508 Knoxville Ave. Ste 309
Box 42021
Lubbock, TX 79409-2021

Office: 806.742.2155

Fax: 806.742.1224 

8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Central, Monday - Friday

Open Positions

Vice Chancellor and General Counsel 

During a period of transformational and historic growth, the Texas Tech University System is seeking and invites applications for a Vice Chancellor and General Counsel. The position requires an individual who can lead, manage and provide superior legal advice and counsel for a highly-complex, distinguished higher education system with four diverse universities and multiple campus locations.

Position Summary:

 Qualifications:

Interested candidates must include a cover letter and résumé. Recruitment will continue until the position is filled.

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Assistant General Counsel 

Position Summary:

 Qualifications: 

  • LLB or JD degree. One year of legal experience.
  • Ability to qualify for admission to practice before the Texas Bar if not presently admitted.
  • Two to five years experience as a practicing attorney in the general practice of law, preferable with an emphasis in health care.

 

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Assistant General Counsel

Position Summary:

  • Provide excellent client service.
  • Draft, review, and advise regarding contracts of the Texas Tech University System and components.
  • Maintain effective and open communication with co-workers.
  • Advise clients regarding required procurement procedures for University components.
  • Provide legal advice on a variety of issues including, but not limited to, matters concerning the rights, obligations, and privileges of institutions of higher education, employment, federal and state regulatory matters, and contracting.
  • Advise officials, faculty or staff of Texas Tech University System and components.
  • Knowledge of federal and state laws.
  • Communicate effectively, orally and in writing.
  • Review and interpret laws, regulations, and internal policies affecting operations and administration.
  • Effectively manage time in completing tasks on an immediate basis.

 Qualifications: 

  • Law School Graduate; three years experience as an attorney.
  • License to Practice Law in the State of Texas
  • Preferred five years experience as a practicing attorney in the general practice of law, transactional work, intellectual property law, and/or higher education law.

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