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CITY ATTORNEY JOB OPPORTUNITIES:

The Oakland City Attorney’s Office is a dynamic, innovative and award-winning municipal law practice working to protect and advance the rights and interests of Oakland residents. Current job opportunities are as follows:

JOB OPPORTUNITIES:

1. Deputy City Attorney III or IV, Law & Motion General Complex Litigation Division

The Office of the City Attorney seeks a well-qualified individual with significant law and motion and appellate experience for the position of Deputy City Attorney III or Deputy City Attorney IV depending on experience. The City Attorney may assign the selected attorney to new, additional or different duties or practice areas in either litigation or transactional work.

Deputy City Attorney III or IV, Law & Motion General Complex Litigation Division FULL JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

 

2. Deputy City Attorney III or IV, General Government & Finance

The Office of the City Attorney seeks an attorney to help the City of Oakland maintain and improve its infrastructure and preserve a clean, safe environment that all Oaklanders can use and enjoy. Alongside the rest of our General Government & Finance Team, the incumbent will work closely with various City leaders, departments, and bodies, including the Public Works Department, Department of Transportation, City Administrator, and City Council, on a wide range of public-improvement matters.

Deputy City Attorney III or IV, General Government & Finance FULL JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

 

3. Deputy City Attorney III or IV, Land Use

The Office of the City Attorney seeks a well-qualified attorney to help the City cultivate a physical environment that supports the health and welfare of all Oaklanders, including working to meet our affordable housing, environmental justice, and race-equity goals. Alongside the rest of the office’s Land Use team, the incumbent will work closely with various City leaders, departments, and bodies, including the Planning and Building Department, City Coucil, and Planning Commission on a wide range of matters.

Deputy City Attorney III or IV, Land Use FULL JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

 

4. Supervising Deputy City Attorney V SUPERVISOR IN THE GENERAL AND COMPLEX LITIGATION DIVISION (DEFENSE) IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY ATTORNEY

The Oakland City Attorney’s Office seeks a well-qualified, highly motivated attorney to serve as Supervising Deputy City Attorney (DCA V) in the General & Complex Litigation Division (Defense). The ideal candidate will have substantial and significant litigation experience and expertise. Experience in supervising attorneys, handling general administrative matters, and managing outside counsel also is desirable.

Supervising Deputy City Attorney V SUPERVISOR IN THE GENERAL AND COMPLEX LITIGATION DIVISION (DEFENSE) IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY ATTORNEY FULL JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

 

5. Supervising Deputy City Attorney V - Real Estate, Housing, and Economic Development

The City Attorney’s Office seeks a seasoned real estate and community development attorney with significant expertise in affordable housing development and finance, development and/or transactional aspects of general real estate, and secured finance work to fill the position of Supervising Deputy City Attorney V. Expertise in land use, redevelopment, economic development, municipal law, and environmental law is a plus.

Supervising Deputy City Attorney V - Real Estate, Housing, and Economic Development FULL JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

 

6. NEIGHBORHOOD LAW CORPS ATTORNEY - EXEMPT LIMITED DURATION POSITION

The Office of the City Attorney seeks a highly qualified, innovative, and community-oriented attorney who is interested in public service for the position of Neighborhood Law Corps Attorney. California Bar required.

NEIGHBORHOOD LAW CORPS ATTORNEY FULL JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

 

 

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