Associate Solicitor

City of Pittsburgh

Date: 08/19/2019

Location: Pittsburgh

The Associate City Solicitor ("ACS") hired for this position will be responsible for handling the drafting, negotiation, and/or review of complex municipal transactional work on behalf of the municipal corporation. Depending upon this candidate's skill level and experience, the ACS may serve as the leader of the municipal group. The ASC will also collaborate with and mentor other attorneys and may assist with the assignment of projects.

Qualifying Requirements:

Your City of Pittsburgh application will be reviewed and your work experience and education/training will be evaluated to determine if you meet the qualifying eligibility requirements listed below for this position.  You will be sent an eligibility letter regarding your eligible/ineligible status.

  • WORK EXPERIENCE: The application must clearly show ten (10) or more years of full-time, complex transactional/contract experience. Prior or current representation of municipal or governmental agencies preferred. (Full-time is defined as 32 hours or more per week.  Less than full-time experience will be calculated on a pro-rated basis.)
  • EDUCATION/TRAINING: The application must clearly show a Juris Doctorate Degree and must have an active Pennsylvania law license or be eligible to practice in Pennsylvania (i.e. through reciprocity admission from another state) on start date.(See NOTE under the General Application Requirements Section above regarding the verification of education/training).
  • EQUIVALENCY:  None permitted for this position.  Therefore, no education/training and/or work experience may be substituted toward the qualifying requirements listed above.

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