City of Garland

Sep 09, 2022
Full time
$85,000 - $95,000 yearly
City of Garland
Position Summary Responsible for providing prosecutorial or litigation counsel on behalf of the City of Garland in order to uphold City ordinances, criminal misdemeanors, litigation actions and other legal proceedings. Target Hiring Range: $85,000-$95,000/yr Essential Job Functions Provide legal counsel on a variety of issues including criminal prosecution, litigation, employment law, contract law, government action and legislation, etc. Research and draft legal documents such as pleadings, affidavits, letters to opposing counsel, memorandums, discovery, briefs and ordinances for City action. Represent various City administrative agencies before judicial and quasi-judicial bodies. Provide legal advice to City employees as required or requested. Minimum Education & Work Experience  Bachelor of Law (L.L.B.), or Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree  Less than 1 year experience as a practicing attorney Or an equivalent combination of...