Civil Litigation Attorney Job at San Jose, Santa Clara County, California

Civil Litigation Attorney

City of San Jose , California


Job Information 

Full-Time

City Attorney

Mid Level

Salary/Wage 

Depends on Qualifications

Application Deadline 

Continuous

No Application Deadline

Recruitment Type 

Open Competitive

Details 

POSITION
The City of San Jose, Office of the City Attorney is seeking a civil litigation attorney.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Candidates will have a minimum of 5 years recent civil litigation experience. Jury trial experience is preferred. Hiring criteria include command of rules of evidence and civil procedure; a demonstrated ability to analyze claims and defenses to execute appropriate discovery, motion and trial strategies; proficient legal research skills supporting effective written and oral advocacy. Admission to the California State Bar is required.

APPLICATION PROCESS
Please send resume including complete employment history to:

Nora Frimann, City Attorney

200 East Santa Clara Street

16th Floor Tower, San Jose, CA 95113

or e-mail to atty.res@sanjoseca.gov.

Application review is ongoing, and the most qualified candidates will be invited for an interview. EOE

Location 

200 E Santa Clara St

San Jose, CA 95101