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Position TitleJob NumberJob DescriptionPay Scale
School AttorneySchool Attorney 3.31.30

Reports to:                 Director of Employer/Employee Relations

Location:                    Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, Administration Building

                                    20104 State Route 3, Watertown, New York 13601

Salary:                        Competitive, $65,000+ dependent upon experience

Benefits:                    Excellent health insurance, retirement, fringe benefits available

General Duties:        

  • Serves in capacity as In-House General Legal Counsel for subscribing component school districts
  • Responsible professional legal work performed with considerable leeway for the exercise of independent judgement in the analysis and disposition of cases for a school district.
  • Duties are performed according to established legal procedure and objectives outlined by the Board of Education. Final responsibility for accurate and efficient performance of legal work is vested in this position.
  • Attends to all suits and other matters to which the school district is a party; renders opinion orally or in writing whenever required by the Board of Education or other school official.
  • Approves forms given to and contracts made with board.
  • Drafts and approves proposed regulations and other legal documents.
  • Reviews legal matters and questions rendering opinions and advice for Board of Education.
  • General knowledge of the principles and practices of law; ability to get along well with others; conscientiousness and thoroughness; interest in maintaining a high standard of professional ethics; good professional judgment; good physical condition.
  • Work schedule includes occasional travel and evening meetings
  • Does related work as required. 
Competitive, $65,000+ dependent upon experience

The Jefferson-Lewis-Hamilton-Herkimer-Oneida BOCES (Jefferson-Lewis BOCES) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following person has been designated to handle complaints/inquiries regarding the BOCES non-discrimination policies: Dominic S. D’Imperio, Esq., Director, Employer-Employee Relations, at Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, 20104 State Route 3, Watertown, NY 13601, or via email or phone at or (315) 779-7045. For further information on this notice of non-discrimination, visit: for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, or call 1-800-421-3481. Please note that those wishing to file a complaint may also do so through the Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights at