Legal

Legal Officer’s Profile and types services.

  • Render legal services to various sectors in the Dzongkhag with respect to questions, regulations, practices, or other issues falling within legal domain on the instruction of the Dzongdag;
  • Assist the Dzongkhag administration to draft delegated legislations or by-laws;
  • Advise Dzongkhag administration, Dzongkhag Tshogdu, Gewog Tshogde, and other government offices on legal matters on the instruction of the Dzongdag;
  • Disseminate information on laws to Dzongkhag to create legal awareness in consultation with or on advice of Dzongdag or the Office of the Attorney General;
  • Appear before the courts for civil litigation on behalf of the Dzongkhag administration or the OAG;
  • Be a legal advisor to the investigation team or committee as may be necessary;
  • Coordinate investigation team as and when there is disputes such as water, land and so on.
  • Compile statements, draft investigation reports and put up to committee member for necessary advice and changes.
  • Compile laws; 
  • Represent the Dzongkhag administration at meetings including workshops, conferences, and seminars relating to legal matters;
  • Perform election duties as a member to election dispute settlement body; and perform any other official tasks assigned by supervisors.
  • Work as a NCWC focal point as per the office order issued by RCSC.
  • Appear before the courts for prosecution on behalf of the Office of the Attorney General when necessary;