Civil Litigation Attorney

  • City of San Jose
  • San Jose, California
  • Sep 13, 2021
Full Time Legal Services Supervisory
  • Salary: $96,321.57 USD
  • Salary Top: $193,608.08
  • Apply By: Oct 31, 2021

Summary

Job Description

The San José City Attorney’s Office has an opening for a trial attorney. The position requires excellent legal research and writing skills; command of rules of evidence and civil procedure; comprehensive analysis of claims and defenses, and a demonstrated ability to execute appropriate discovery, motion, and trial strategies with effective written and oral advocacy.  Trial experience is desirable.  Current admission to the California State Bar is required.

Job Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS The position requires excellent legal research and writing skills; command of rules of evidence and civil procedure; comprehensive analysis of claims and defenses; and a demonstrated ability to execute appropriate discovery, motion, and trial strategies with effective written and oral advocacy. Trial experience is desirable.

Current admission to the California State Bar is required.

Special Instructions

Please mention you found this employment opportunity on the CareersInGovernment.com job board.

Please send resume, including complete employment history and writing sample 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

Job Address

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