The Portland City Attorney’s Office seeks an attorney with a minimum of four years of experience to defend the City in torts matters in state and federal courts.
The Attorney will be responsible for all phases of litigation, including drafting pleadings, motions and briefs, conducting all aspects of discovery, court appearances, settlement negotiations, and trial work. The position requires excellent written and oral-advocacy communication skills, proficiency in time management, the ability to manage a challenging caseload, and the flexibility to work both independently and as a team member. State and/or Federal Court civil litigation experience preferred. Prior public entity experience, including police liability, wrongful death, and constitutional claims litigation a plus.
For more information or to apply for the job, please visit our website: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/portlandor/jobs/3246724/deputy-city-attorney-litigation?sort=PostingDate%7CDescending&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs