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Assistant Attorney General, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit

Unit:  Medicaid Fraud Control
Location:  Atlanta
Job Openings: 1
Job Opening Date: 01/12/2015
Job Closing Date: 02/01/2015

Duties & Responsibilities

The Medicaid Fraud Control Unit has a current opening for an Assistant Attorney General for its Civil Team.   Responsibilities and duties include but are not limited to: the participation as a member of a multidisciplinary team to investigate alleged cases of Medicaid fraud; filing False Medicaid Claims Actions against providers in the Georgia Medicaid program; contribution to multi-state investigations and litigation of qui tam cases against national providers; and collaboration with the U.S. Attorney’s Office to investigate and litigate qui tam cases.

Minimum Training & Experience

Member of the Georgia Bar AND graduation from an accredited law with (four) 4 OR MORE YEARS OF EXPERIENCE; two (2) years of civil litigation experience preferred.  Preferred applicants also exhibit strong research and writing skills, can effectively coordinate complex multistate litigation, and demonstrate superior time/case management attributes.  Experience in healthcare law (specifically False Claims Act) is a plus.  Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated experience in civil litigation, including handling of subpoenas and discovery obligations, document review, and motions practice. 

Additional Information

Along with your resume, applicants are required to complete and submit an Attorney DEPARTMENT OF LAW application & waiver, which may be found on the Department’s website at: http://law.ga.gov/application-forms   Please mail your completed application to: the address below, Attn: WK Brown, Director of Human Resources. The selection of candidates to be interviewed is typically based on the preferred qualifications needed by the position. Application submissions should also include two (2) writing samples along with copies of official undergraduate and law school transcripts. You may submit the application & writing samples with the transcripts to follow. Candidates that are not interviewed will have their application information held in the Applicant Pool and considered for future vacancies with the Department.  A criminal background check is completed on all candidates; employment is also contingent upon the completion and satisfactory results of the background investigation.  SALARY IS COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE. POSITION is OPEN UNTIL FILLED.

All qualified and interested applicants should submit a resume and a Department of Law application to:

Human Resources Director
Department of Law
40 Capitol Square S.W.
Atlanta, Georgia 30334

You will find the 'attorney' application under 'Careers', click applications.

The Office of THE ATTORNEY GENERAL does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or services

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION WRITE OR CALL
Human Resources * 40 Capitol Square * Atlanta, GA. 30334
(404) 656-3305