Job Details

Deputy City Attorney

Company name

Office of the Los Angeles City Attorney

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jun 12,2018

Posted on

Jun 11,2018

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Los Angeles, CA
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Deputy City Attorney RESPONSIBILITIES: Advise City staff, officials, and consultants on compliance with CEQA and land use regulations, as well as participate in or handle litigation, and draft ordinances.

Qualification and Experience

QUALIFICATIONS: Experience advising and/or litigating CEQA matters, including some experience with Environmental Impact Reports (EIRs) and Mitigated Negative Declarations (MNDs). Knowledge and familiarity with State Planning and Zoning law. Ability to deal effectively with public officials, department personnel and members of the public. Demonstrated strong research and writing skills in complex areas of law. Ability to work efficiently, make decisions independently and provide practical advice. Strong oral communication skills. Licensed to practice law in all courts in the State of California and the United States District Court for the Central District of California.

Additional info

Send resume, cover letter, and writing sample, indicating in the subject line, “DCA – LAND USE DIVISION”.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Office of the Los Angeles City Attorney
200 North Main Street
1800 City Hall East
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Phone: 213-978-7150

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