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Litigation - General Attorney in Philadelphia, PA

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Company name

City of Philadelphia

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

1-5 yrs required


Philadelphia, PA

Date Last Verified

May 03,2018

Posted on

Feb 23,2018

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Assistant City Solicitor - Civil Rights Unit The candidate will be responsible for: Trying federal and state court cases before a jury or judge; Representing the City and employees at arbitrations; Taking and defending depositions; Attending court conferences and hearings; Drafting pleadings, motions, and briefs; and Researching and analyzing complex legal issues.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have 1-5 years of litigation experience as an Assistant City Solicitor in the Civil Rights Unit. This is an entry level position. Prior litigation experience is preferred, and applicants must be members of the Pennsylvania Bar. Should preferably have good academic credentials and strong communication, analytical, and writing skills.

Additional info

Submit a resume and cover letter.

Company info

Human Relations
City of Philadelphia
1421 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215-686-4670