Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content

Assistant City Attorney (Real Property Section)

Category: Other
Description:
SALARY $82,394.00 - $103,012.00 ANNUALLY LOCATION WILMINGTON, NC JOB TYPE FULL TIME-REGULAR DEPARTMENT 13-CITY ATTORNEY'S OFFICE CLOSING 10/31/2019 11:59 PM EASTERN DESCRIPTION PROVIDE A WIDE RANGE PROFESSIONAL LEGAL SERVICES TO THE CITY OF WILMINGTON BY REPRESENTING AND PROVIDING LEGAL INFORMATION AND ADVICE TO CITY STAFF, COUNCIL MEMBERS AND VARIOUS BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS; PREPARING LEGAL DOCUMENTS INCLUDING ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS, RULES, LITIGATION AND ENFORCEMENT DOCUMENTS, LEGAL OPINIONS, AND MEMORANDUMS; INTERPRETING ORDINANCES, STATUES, RULES, AND REGULATIONS; ANALYZING STATUES, REGULATIONS, PRECEDENTIAL DECISIONS, AND OTHER LEGAL MATERIALS; CONDUCTING BROAD-RANGING LEGAL RESEARCH PROJECTS FOR THE CITY; CONDUCTING CIVIL LITIGATION IN TRIAL AND APPELLATE COURTS AND BEFORE ADMINISTRATIVE BOARDS; AND PERFORMING OTHER DUTIES OF A SIMILAR NATURE OR LEVEL. THIS SPECIFIC POSITION WILL PRIMARILY FOCUS ON REAL ESTATE, LAND USE & ZONING, AND EMINENT DOMAIN. SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, ACTING AS THE DIRECT LEGAL ADVISOR FOR CITY DEPARTMENTS TASKED WITH THE IMPLEMENTATION AND ENFORCEMENT OF LAND USE AND ZONING AS WELL AS ACTING AS THE PRIMARY LEGAL ADVISOR TO THE PLANNING COMMISSION AND THE BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT. THIS POSITION WILL MEET ANY REAL ESTATE RELATED LEGAL NEEDS OF THE CITY THAT MAY ARISE, REGARDLESS OF THE CONTEXT. THESE ARE MERELY THE PRIMARY DUTIES, AS OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED MAY ARISE. IN TIME, FOCUS AREAS AND RESPONSIBILITIES CAN AND DO SHIFT WITHIN THE CITY ATTORNEY'S OFFICE. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS EDUCATION: JURIS DOCTOR (J.D.) EXPERIENCE: AT LEAST THREE (3) YEARS OF INCREASINGLY RESPONSIBLE LITIGATION AND GENERAL PRACTICE EXPERIENCE. OTHER REQUIREMENTS: MEMBER OF THE NORTH CAROLINA BAR. MEMBER OF THE U.S. DISTRICT COURT BAR (EASTERN DISTRICT OF NC) WITHIN 90 DAYS OF HIRE. VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE. NOTES: DRIVING & CRIMINAL HISTORY CHECKS ARE REQUIRED FOR THE SELECTED CANDIDATE. SELECTED CANDIDATE MUST ALSO COMPLETE A POST-OFFER DRUG SCREEN, PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS REAL PROPERTY EXPERIENCE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO EASEMENT ACQUISITIONS, CONDEMNATIONS, FORECLOSURES, LAND DEVELOPMENT AND LAND USE LAW. EXPERIENCE IN MUNICIPAL OR GOVERNMENT LAW. AGENCY CITY OF WILMINGTON ADDRESS PO BOX 1810 115 N. 3RD STREET, 5TH FLOOR WILMINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA, 28402 PHONE 910-341-7840 WEBSITE HTTP://WWW.WILMINGTONNC.GOV/JOBS
Employer: City of Wilmington
Expires: 10/31/2019
Top