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Assistant Corporation Counsel

City of Boston Law Department Office of the Legal Advisor to Boston Public Schools

The City of Boston Law Department seeks an attorney with 2 to 5 years of experience to work in the office of the Legal Advisor to the Boston Public Schools. The ideal candidate will be highly organized and able to work in a fast-paced environment. The City of Boston is an equal employment opportunity employer. Admission to the Massachusetts Bar and residency in the City of Boston are required.

Qualifications:
  • Juris Doctorate and member of the Massachusetts Bar
  • Graduate of an accredited law school and a member in good standing of the Massachusetts Board of Overseers.
  • Experience in writing legal briefs, completing legal research, and engaging in settlement negotiations.
  • Experience with personal injury claims, the insurance industry, and/or government representation preferred
  • Ability to handle a large caseload independently
  • Ability to meet deadlines and prioritize
  • Ability to supervise staff and oversee a file-management system
  • BOSTON RESIDENCY REQUIRED


Please send a resume, writing sample, and references by email to:

Office of the Corporation Counsel
City of Boston Law Department
1 City Hall Plaza – Room 615
Boston, Massachusetts 02201
Attn: Dianne Lloyd-Jones
Dianne.lloyd-jones@boston.gov