Go to the City's website, https://www.westalliswi.gov/careers, to apply for this position. Deadline to apply is 5:00 pm on February 22, 2019. West Allis is a city on the rise. If you are passionate about public service and want to use your legal skills to protect the interests of the second-largest city in Milwaukee County, consider becoming a vital member of a small team in the City Attorney’s Office. As Principal Assistant City Attorney, you will have the opportunity to expand your knowledge and experience as a lawyer while helping your neighbors. If you enjoy fulfilling work serving the public in a fun and innovative atmosphere, bring your ideas to West Allis. You can add to our city’s reputation as the destination for businesses, families and visitors. Cities face challenges and opportunities similar to any private corporation, but have an even wider range of powers and duties. This position is one member of the team that handles everything, but primary duties will include: • Defending, settling, and litigating claims of personal injury or damage to property • Representing the city in bankruptcy, foreclosure, and collections matters • Advising elected officials and employees on local, state, and federal law • Practicing unique areas of law like public records, open meetings, tax assessment, and more A typical day is anything but routine. In the morning, you could be drafting a new law for the council to consider or arguing a motion hearing in court. By the afternoon, you may be rendering a legal opinion or determining how to proceed with claims. Your work will impact tens of thousands of people, so you can take pride in doing your best for our community. If you are a team player and hungry to continually learn, this opportunity may be the right fit for you and the City. You’ll work normal business hours and be rewarded with competitive pay and great benefits. Apply today!
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