Litigation Attorney - City Attorney's Office

  • City of San José
  • San Jose, California
  • Oct 27, 2020
Full Time Legal Services Mid to Senior Level
  • Apply By: Mar 31, 2021

Summary

The Office of the City Attorney is committed to providing excellent legal services, consistent with highest professional and ethical standards, to the City with the goal of protecting and advancing the interests in serving the people San José. The Office is seeking a motivated individual with the ability work independently and also in a team environment.

Job Description

The San José City Attorney’s Office has an opening for a trial attorney with a minimum of 10 years recent experience litigating civil cases through trial.

Job Requirements

Hiring criteria are command of state rules of civil procedure; a demonstrated ability to analyze claims and defenses to execute appropriate discovery, motion and trial strategies; proficient legal research skills supporting effective written and oral advocacy, motion and trial proceedings. Admission to the California State Bar is required.

Special Instructions

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Additional Information

Please send resume including complete employment history to: Nora Frimann, City Attorney, 200 East Santa Clara Street, 16th Floor Tower, San Jose, CA 95113, or e-mail to atty.res@sanjoseca.gov. Application review is ongoing, and the most qualified candidates will be invited for an interview. EOE

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