The Chief Judge will supervise, assign court calendars or cases, and evaluate Associate Judges, hear court cases at the Muckleshoot Tribal Court, using the Tribe’s applicable Codes and Ordinances, adjudicating matters and entering decisions on the record and/or in writing. Assist the Tribal Court staff with suggestions on how to improve the functions of the Tribal Court. Engage in tribal or community events on behalf of the Tribal Court with the goal of building relationships. Abide by all applicable Tribal codes in addition to WA State Rules of Professional Conduct (RPCs).
This list is intended only to illustrate the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or logical assignment to the position.
Education: Possesses a Juris Doctor degree from a Nationally Accredited law school as determined by the ABA (required).
Minimum Related Experience:
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR ELIGIBILITY:
The working conditions described herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential duties of this class.
Must be able to frequently sit, stand, walk, balance, bend, and use manual dexterity. Will continuously speak, hear, and observe litigants. Primarily work indoors but may occasionally work with excessive noise and be exposed to weather conditions. Will occasionally, lift, carry, climb, kneel, crawl, reach, and grasp.