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Position: Chief Deputy County Counselor-Litigation
Location: Kansas City, MO
Job Id: 581
# of Openings: 1
Department: County Counselor
*salary subject to budgetary limitations
Responsible for assisting the County Counselor, in the
management of the office and in the performance of legal work.
Conducts all the civil law business of the County, and shall
exercise the power and perform the duties required of the County
Counselor under the County Charter and state law.
Prosecutes and defends on behalf of the County all civil appeals
to appellate courts such as the Missouri Court of Appeals, the
Missouri Supreme Court and the United States Court.
Advises and assists County officials and management at the
highest levels in the formulation or modification of County
policies and goals.
Minimum Qualifications: Must have a Juris Doctorate degree, be a
member of the Missouri Bar Association, and have progressively
responsible experience in municipal, and civil or criminal law.
Must submit to/pass pre-employment drug screen/ background