Brief Job Description (essential functions of the job):
The City of Boston seeks an Assistant Corporation Counsel to represent the City, Boston Police Department (BPD) and Boston Public Schools (BPS) before federal and state courts and administrative agencies. The incumbent will perform legal research and prepare opinions on legal issues. The primary responsibility of the incumbent is to represent the City, Boston Police Department and Boston Public Schools in civil actions, arbitrations, trials, administrative hearings, mediations and other negotiations including the establishment and implementation of litigation and negotiation strategies; investigate claims and complaints by or against the City and recommend action to be taken; prepares cases for administrative hearings, trials and appeals in Federal and State Courts; draft ordinances, advise on municipal law matters, conduct negotiations with third parties and perform other duties as assignments.
BOSTON RESIDENCY REQUIRED
Union/Grade/Salary Plan: Non-Union/MM2-7
Hours per week: 35