News from the courts/agencies

Thursday, March 29, 2018
Clerk-magistrate vacancies; Job openings at EOHHS, CPCS

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Clerk-Magistrate vacancies

The following clerk-magistrate vacancies are open for applications. Please note the application deadlines. Application instructions are available here.

District Court Clerk-Magistrate - Application Deadline: April 25

Clerk-Magistrate
Plymouth 
John D. Fitzsimmons (July 10, 2017) 

Housing Court Clerk-Magistrate - Application Deadline: April 26

Clerk-Magistrate
North East
Paul J. Burke (Jan. 19, 2018) 

Clerk-Magistrate 
Western
Peter Q. Montori (July 1, 2018) 

Clerk-Magistrate
Metro South

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Executive Office of Health and Human Services

The General Counsel's Office in the Executive Office of Health and Human Services is advertising the following two positions:


Assistant General Counsel for Information Technology

The EOHHS General Counsel’s Office is seeking to hire an attorney to provide legal support for MassHealth and other agencies and programs within the EOHHS Secretariat. The attorney will perform a wide range of complex legal activities, primarily relating to activities involving information technology procurements and related legal support.

The attorney will perform a wide range of complex legal activities associated with the development, implementation and administration of EOHHS information technology initiatives involving both MassHealth and EOHHS constituent agencies. 

For more information, and to apply, click here.

Assistant General Counsel for Privacy and Security

The EOHHS General Counsel’s Office is seeking to hire an attorney to provide legal support for MassHealth and other EOHHS programs. 

The attorney will perform a wide range of complex legal activities, primarily relating to data sharing, data protection and compliance with applicable state and federal data confidentiality and security laws and regulations, including but not limited to the HPAA Privacy and Security Rules; 42 CFR Part 431, Subpart F, M.G.L. c.66A, and M.G.L. c.93H, and industry standards including but not limited to the NIST cybersecurity framework. 

Click here for the full job description and application instructions.

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Committee for Public Counsel Services

Director of Strategic Litigation at Committee for Public Counsel Services

The Committee for Public Counsel Services (CPCS), the Massachusetts public defender agency, is seeking a director of its newly created Strategic Litigation Unit. 

The strategic litigation director will play an essential leadership role in the agency’s pursuit of systemic and institutional reform, and will be responsible for leading CPCS litigation efforts in areas affecting a broad class of CPCS clients (e.g. challenges to statutes such as those involving privileged records, preventive detention, and the sex offender registry). 

More information can be found here.