The City of Overland Park has a full-time Assistant City Attorney, Senior position available in the Law Department.
Negotiates and prepares contracts. Conducts legal research. Provides legal advice to City staff, elected officials and others. Drafts City ordinances, resolutions, administrative policies and other legal documents. Testifies concerning legislative matters. May serve as Acting City Attorney in the City Attorney’s absence. Performs other duties as assigned.
This role does not require routine court appearances.
Juris Doctor Degree from an accredited law school and membership in the bars of the Kansas State Courts, the Federal District Court for the District of Kansas and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit (or ability to become a member)
Eight to ten years of legal work in municipal government, or an equivalent level of experience.
Overland Park a city in Johnson County, Kansas, United States, and the second-most populous city in the state of Kansas. It is one of four principal cities in the Kansas City metropolitan area; along with being more densely populated than and the largest suburb of Kansas City, Missouri.The City of Overland Park employs over 1,000 individuals focusing on providing best-in-class municipal services for over 200,000 residents.