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LITIGATION ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY (Posted 5/22/20)

 

Hall & Evans, L.L.C. is seeking an experienced civil litigation attorney to join our Kansas City, MO office, and work with existing clients.  If you have 3 + years of experience practicing in Missouri and you have defense and trial experience, then don’t miss this great opportunity to join a successful and professional team.  We offer a collegial business-casual environment with opportunities to develop clients and work with some of Kansas City's most talented lawyers.  If you're looking to join a growing firm, then this opportunity may be for you!

 

Requirements

 

Qualified candidates should possess the following qualifications, skills, and experience: 

  • Currently licensed to practice law in the State of Missouri and Kansas
  • A strong work ethic and proven case management skills
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills 
  • Exceptional research and writing skills
  • Top-notch marketing and client development skills
  • Ability to travel
  • Competent computer skills in Microsoft Word and Outlook
  • Trial and Federal Employer’s Liability Act (FELA) experience is a plus
  • Prosecutors or Public Defenders are encouraged to apply

If you are looking for an employer who appreciates dedicated employees with a strong desire for excellence, then this opportunity is perfect for you. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, foster a collaborative culture, and honor work/life balance. 


How to Apply:


Please go to www.hallevans.com and select the careers tab and then follow the application process.  You will need to complete an online employment application, provide a cover letter, resume, and writing sample.

 



STAFF COUNSEL (Posted 5/18/2020)

 

Work Duties:  Review all notices of appeal and records on appeal for jurisdictional and substantive issues, prepare show cause correspondence, and make recommendations to the Court regarding such issues.  Review cases for initial determination of oral argument or submitted on brief track.  Review appellant’s briefs for compliance with Court Rules.  Review Mandates for accuracy and assessment of costs.  Provide legal research and recommendations on various motions filed before Court when requested by the Chief Judge or Clerk of the Court.  Serve as legal advisor to the Court on employment issues, vendor contracts, rules drafting, and other special projects.  Serve as the liaison between the Court and attorneys, pro se litigants, and the public in general and answer questions about practice and procedure before the Court.  Edit and maintain the Missouri Court of Appeals Quick Guide to Appellate Rules (available on the Court’s website).  Perform duties of Clerk of the Court in the Clerk’s absence, including management and supervision of Clerk’s office staff, motion review, and opening court sessions.  Present Continuing Legal Education programs on appellate issues.

 

Salary/Benefits:  Current salary range is $74,700 - $76,452 annually.  This position is eligible for full state employee benefits.

 

Education and Experience: Candidates must have a law degree and be in good standing with the Missouri Bar, or that of another state; and if not a member of the Missouri Bar, he or she is eligible for admission.  Candidates must have five years of experience with significant experience in appellate practice.

 

Application Process:  The start date for the position is July 20, 2020.

Please send a resume, along with two letters of recommendation to:  Kimberly Boeding at:  kimberly.boeding@courts.mo.gov or by U.S. mail at: 1300 Oak St., Kansas City, MO 64106. The deadline for submission is June 3, 2020.  If you have questions, please call (816) 889-3600.    




LITIGATION ATTORNEY (Posted 5/13/20)

 

The Missouri Public Service Commission is seeking a Litigation Attorney within the General Counsel’s Office. The Commission is the state agency responsible for the regulation of public utilities providing electric, natural gas, water and sewer, and telecommunications service. This position handles legal matters including defending Commission orders before state appellate courts; other litigation and trial practice at all levels of state or federal courts; management of all stages of case litigation and negotiation before federal agencies, such as FERC; and legal analysis and advising regarding policy initiatives and energy development. The candidate must have at least 5 years of civil or administrative litigation experience. Knowledge of civil practice and procedure is required. Must be articulate and skilled in oral and written communications. Experience in public utility regulation is preferred, but not required. The candidate must be admitted to practice law in Missouri and be a member in good standing of the Missouri Bar. Moderate amount of in-state and out-of-state travel may be necessary. The annual salary range is $70,814 - $75,232. This position is located in Jefferson City, Missouri. To be considered for this position, please submit an application, resume, a copy of each transcript from all colleges/universities attended, technical writing sample, and salary history by June 19, 2020 to the MO Public Service Commission, Reference Number GC040620, PO Box 360, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102 or via e-mail to pscjobs@psc.mo.gov. For additional information, visit http://psc.mo.gov/General/Career_Opportunities. “An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V”

 

 

 

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