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Municipal Law Attorney in Corpus Christi, TX

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Company name

City of Corpus Christi, Texas

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Municipal Law

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Corpus Christi, TX

Date Last Verified

Jun 12,2018

Posted on

Jun 11,2018

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Attorney III Responsibilities : Under the general direction of the City Attorney, provides legal counsel to the City, consults with and advises professional staff, and represents assigned departments. Analyze legal issues and determine the law by reviewing statutes, regulations, cases, law reviews, and other legal research using books, publications, the internet, electronic legal services and consulting with others. Prepare, review and edit documents, ordinances resolutions, contracts, leases, easements, pleadings, motions and briefs. Represent the City, and advise and consult with clients and attorneys in a wide range of legal matters including litigation, arbitration and mediation. Negotiate terms of contracts, agreements and documents with opposing council and third parties. Provide legal advice and counsel to departments, City officers, committees and boards on a variety of issues based on the applicable facts, documents and state and federal law. Investigate events and issues be ascertaining the required information ,obtaining relevant documents and physical evidence, identifying and interviewing potential witnesses, and arranging for the appropriate examination or testing of physical evidence. Participate in all assigned duties, prepare evaluations, attend City functions and keep records. Be able to litigate effectively without supervision.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: JD Degree. Must be licensed by the State Bar of Texas. 5 + years' practicing Municipal Law or full-time practice in a related area. Strong litigation skills required.
Close Date: June 19, 2018

Additional info

Job Id: 3191

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
City of Corpus Christi, Texas
City Hall, 5th Floor, 1201 Leopard Street
Corpus Christi, TX 78401