Law Director

CITY OF MAUMEE   Maumee, OH   Full-time     Legal
Posted on November 21, 2021
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City of Maumee Law Director

The City of Maumee is accepting applications for the position of full-time Law Director. Purpose: Responsible for all civil legal matters of the City of Maumee, advises City Council, City Administrator, officers, boards, and commissions on legal matters. Manages litigation and outside counsel. Renders legal opinions. Prepares and/or oversees legal transactions, including negotiations and preparation of legal documents, including ordinances, deeds, contracts, and other legal instruments. During the term of employment, shall not engage in the private or public practice of law for any client other than the City of Maumee.

Qualifications: Juris Doctorate, a licensed member of the Ohio bar in good standing. Meets state requirements for continuing legal education. Wide range of knowledge of laws applicable to city government and legal needs.

Experience: A minimum of five years of related experience in municipal law. Extensive previous experience with direct representation of municipalities preferred.

Salary: $110,000 -$150,000, starting pay and benefits package dependent on experience.

Benefits: Health insurance, life insurance, paid time off, Ohio Public Employees Retirement System.

Job descriptions and job applications are available online at: www.maumee.org.

The City of Maumee is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.