The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians Legal Department Is looking for qualified candidates for the following position:Associate CounselAgua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians (ACBCI) is searching for an Associate Counsel. The Associate Counsel will be primarily responsible for providing legal advice to the Tribal Council, Administration, departments, and committees in structuring, documenting, and drafting documents related to commercial real estate transactions, working with the BIA on matters involving Indian trust lands, and contract drafting and review.
The successful candidate will have experience in structuring, documenting, and drafting instruments related to commercial real estate transactions; contract drafting and review; NEPA/CEQA; BIA leasing procedures and related CFR’s; knowledgeable in ILCA a plus; strong communication, writing and interpersonal skills; a positive attitude; strong work ethic; electronic research skills and the ability to handle multiple matters.Salary Range: 89,000 or (DOE)Requirements:- Member in good standing of a state bar with preference given to those licensed in the State of California- Minimum of 3 years experience as a licensed attorney in transactional matters, including commercial real estate, contract drafting and review, and leasing of Indian lands- Membership in a federally-recognized Indian tribe is preferable, but not essentialCandidates will be subject to a thorough background check. Compensation is negotiable and will be commensurate with background and experience.
For a complete job description or questions regarding applications, go online and apply at www.aguacaliente-nsn.gov.Person of Contact: Isabella TagoreSr. Human Resources Specialist(760) 699-6854