Job Details

Contract Law Attorney in Spearfish, SD

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Company name

City of Spearfish

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Contract Law

Years of Experience

Min 4 yrs required


Spearfish, SD

Date Last Verified

Jun 18,2018

Posted on

Apr 07,2018

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City Attorney The candidate will act as chief legal officer to the Mayor, City Council, City Administrator, and City staff to provide them with legal advice and guidance in all areas, legal and otherwise, pertaining to all aspects of City government, ordinances, resolutions, contracts, agreements, policy directives, and day to day City operations. completed Graduation from an accredited school of law with Juris Doctor Degree required. 4 years’ experience of a responsible nature in the practice of law with considerable experience involving municipalities, trying court and jury cases, preparing and reviewing contracts, pleadings, and laws or ordinances preferred; or any such combination of education/experience as may be acceptable to the hiring authority. Admission to practice law in federal courts and in South Dakota state courts required. Strong negotiation skills and tact preferred. Possession of a valid driver’s license and clean driving history required. Residency required within a distance from the City of Spearfish adequate to meet a thirty (30) minute response time requirement.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
City of Spearfish
625 N. 5th Street
Spearfish, SD 57783
Phone: 605-642-1354
Fax: 605-642-1329