Under general supervision from City Attorney, provides legal services to City Council, staff, boards and commissions.
Juris Doctorate from an educational institution accredited by a DOE recognized accreditation body required. One year of experience required. Admission to Iowa Bar to practice in Iowa courts required. Must pass criminal background check.
Five years of related experience and/or training preferred. Litigation experience preferred.
A full job description including a listing of essential duties and responsibilities and necessary knowledge, skills and abilities is available at www.icgov.org/jobs under Job Descriptions.
It is the policy of the City of Iowa City to afford equal employment opportunities for all employees and potential City employees.
About City of Iowa City
Located 3 hours west of Chicago, Iowa City is a progressive and growing community of approximately 65,000. As the home of the University of Iowa, it offers many cultural, recreational and sporting activities associated with a college town. It contains a historic and vibrant downtown, many historic neighborhoods as well as newer residential areas.
The City employs around 600 permanent employees in a wide range of departments and divisions.