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Applying for Employment

The Tennessee Attorney General's Office employs attorneys, paralegals, legal secretaries and other administrative and clerical staff. It is the policy of the Attorney General's Office to provide equal employment opportunities in compliance with applicable laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion/creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, or disability.

Attorney and Paralegal Applicants:

To apply for an attorney or paralegal position, send a resume, writing sample, and three business references to the following address:

Ruth A. Thompson
Deputy Attorney General
Tennessee Attorney General's Office
P.O. Box 20207
Nashville, TN 37202-0207
(615) 253-4509

Legal Secretary and Other Applicants:

For information on application procedures for legal secretary or other positions or for general information on employment opportunities or openings, contact Deputy Attorney General Ruth Thompson at the address above or by phone at (615) 253-4509.


The Tennessee Attorney General's Office is currently seeking applications for the following positions:

Civil Rights and Claims Division, Nashville
Real Property and Transportation Division, Nashville