ASSISTANT CITY ATTORNEY (Job Opening ID #510819)CITY OF KANSAS CITY, MO
SENIOR ACQUISITION SPECIALIST
(Job Opening ID #510738)
Two full-time positions availablewith KCMO’s LawDepartment, Corporate Litigation Division and Litigation Division, 414 E. 12th St.Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Handles cases involving torts, contracts, tax, constitutional claims, employment discrimination and other civil rights claims. Frequently appears in court, including serving as first chair in jury and bench trials before state and federal courts. Responsible for his or her own cases from the initial filing of the petition or complaint, through the appellate process. Provides advice to the Mayor, City Council, City boards and commissions, and professional staff. Opportunity for career advancement and to handle more complex litigation as more experience is gained. REQUIRES graduation from an accredited school of law. Must be admitted to the MO Bar Association and possess the right to practice in all courts in the State of MO. Along with the application, a cover letter, resume, and law school transcript should be submitted. The transcript must contain the applicant’s relative standing (class rank) in the applicant’s law school class. Starting Salary:$4,945/month.Applications accepted until position filled.Apply online at www.kcmo.gov/careers. Non-residents, if appointed, must establish residency within the city limits of Kansas City, MO within nine months of appointment. The City of Kansas City, Missouri is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.EOE.