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Legal Department Administrator

DFW Airport, TX, United States
Jun 10, 2021


Job Description


Job Overview

As a Legal Department Administrator, you will maintain and monitor contracts between the Board and outside counsel law firms. You will also report monthly departmental expenses and litigation status to General Counsel, maintain and process permit requests, and assist in responding to discovery requests.  Under the supervision and general direction of the Board’s General Counsel you will perform Legal Department administrative functions to include acting as the liaison between outside counsel and Board staff regarding litigation.

What you will be doing:

  • Monitoring and preparing outside counsel billing and submission of daily/weekly/monthly budget reports for the General Counsel, as needed, to ensure contract compliance.
  • Coordinating the production of documents and other discovery requests, and coordinating/scheduling witness depositions in connection with litigation against the Board.
  • Monitoring, developing, and adjusting departmental processes including, but not limited to, budget functions, database and financial tracking compliance, discovery responses, and First Amendment permits.
  • Maintaining and processing new and renewal First Amendment permits.
  • Assist in responding to open records requests, and adherence to the Board’s Records Retention policy in regard to department documents

What you need:

•     Bachelor’s or higher degree business or accounting together with a minimum of two years of employment experience performing general administrative functions preferably in a law office or legal department

•     Four (4) years of employment experience performing general administrative functions preferably in a law office or legal department

•     Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be substituted for the above.

•     Possession of a valid Class C driver’s license.

About Us

We are Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport—one of the most successful airports in the world by any definition. We’re recognized for our innovation, leadership, drive for excellence and talented employees.

Our success is made possible because of the diverse talents of over 2,000 employees who champion our mission of providing an exceptional airport experience to our customers and connect our community to the world. We’re looking for the best talent to join us and help reimagine what an airport can be.

Bring your talents to DFW. Live and work with purpose.


Job Info

Job ID# 1005463

Jun 10, 2021

United States