Applying To: Attorney IV (Affirmative Litigation)
- Minimum: $95,212.00
- Maximum: $149,474.00
Nature of Work
Incumbents in this position handle highly complex legal work in the City Counselor’s Office as strategists and litigation counsel addressing public health concerns, predatory business practices, and civil rights matters that affect the people of the City of St. Louis as well as direct harms to and the constitutionality of laws impacting the City of St. Louis itself.
For an additional description of this position, please refer to the classification specification for Attorney IV
Graduation from a school of law approved by the American Bar Association; current membership in the Missouri Bar in good standing or licensure in another state with eligibility for reciprocity in Missouri; plus seven years of legal practice in the area of complex litigation, which includes appellate advocacy work in Missouri state courts and federal courts.
Documentation of license to practice law must be submitted with the Employment Application or upon request. Send to: Department of Personnel, Examination Section, 1114 Market Street, Room 700, St. Louis, MO 63101 Attention: Alexandria Mazzola.
A limited number of applicants may be scheduled for the Oral Interview based on an evaluation of their qualifying education, training and experience as listed on the Employment Application. Resumes will not be accepted as a substitute to a fully completed application. When completing the Employment History section of the application, include reasons for changes in employers and explain any gaps in employment. Incomplete and/or carelessly completed applications will not be considered.
VETERAN'S PREFERENCE POINTS: To be eligible for veteran's preference points, the applicant must submit a copy of his/her DD 214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with the Employment Application or upon request. The Director of Personnel may, in his discretion, accept alternate documentation.
Examination Components and Their Weights
- Experience and Training: Pass/Fail
- Oral Interview: 100%
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