ASSISTANT MUNICIPAL ATTORNEY
POSITION: Municipal Attorney, Department of Law
Civil Rights Litigator -General and Municipal Litigation Attorney -Transactional Attorney
OPENING DATE: October 24, 2014 CLOSING DATE: November 14, 2014
SALARY RANGE: $86,811-$112,796* (Unclassified)
The City of Trenton, Department of Law is seeking an experienced attorney who present excellent litigation, research, writing and communication skills. Under the direction of the Director and Deputy Director of Law, the Assistant Attorney shall handle specific assignments and provide legal counsel for the City on a wide range of legal matters. Additionally, the attorney hired for the position will be expected to participate in the defense of the City of Trenton against lawsuits, inclusive of litigation and trial of cases and to provide legal counsel to the City’s Administration departments, divisions, City Council, City Clerk, Purchasing Agent, and City Employees under the direction and supervision of the City Attorney.
Information for applicants
Applicants should submit a cover letter and current resume complete with announcement number, both day and evening telephone numbers, e-mail address and MONTH AND YEAR OF ADMISSION TO THE NEW JERSEY BAR (and the Bar of any other jurisdiction) by November 14, 2014 to: City of Trenton, Department of Administration, 319 East State Street, Trenton, NJ 08608, ATTN: Personnel Office – OR – via email Ronette Chew, Personnel Assistant at email@example.com City of Trenton is an equal opportunity employer.