Local Government Transaction Attorney

Posted 5 years ago

J&R Ross Agency, L.L.C., a professional legal recruiting firm, is seeking a Local Government Transaction Attorney to join an established rapidly growing law firm. This role is a perfect fit for an attorney with local government experience who is interested in joining an established law firm with a host of growth opportunities.

The successful candidate will enjoy a competitive salary complemented by a full, comprehensive benefits package including Medical Insurance, Vision Plan, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Short and Long-Term Disability and Profit Sharing.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Draft and review legislation, including ordinances and resolutions;
  • Draft and negotiate contracts, including professional services agreements and construction contracts, memorandums of understanding and intergovernmental agreements;
  • Oversee real estate transactions, including abandonments of public right-of-way, easements, encroachments and closings;
  • High quality contract drafting and review skills;
  • Excellent client service skills;
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.

Required Professional Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctor from an accredited college or university
  • Actively practicing law for at least five (5) years
  • Ability to foster and maintain cohesive working relationships
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and deadlines
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment
  • Strong organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize, multi-task and manage workload to meet specific timeframes and deadlines
  • Excellent writing and communication skills

Job Features

Job CategoryLegal

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