Contract Opportunities

02-200322-01: Contract Defense Attorney

Family Court of St. Louis County

Clayton, Missouri

The Family Court of St. Louis County is seeking an attorney to perform full time legal work as a juvenile defense counsel in delinquency cases.

This is a contractual position. The position is subject to annual renewal and continued availability of funding.

Job Number:  02-200322-01:  Contract Defense Attorney

Company Name:  Family Court of St. Louis County


Graduation from an accredited law school, possession of a current license to practice law in the State of Missouri, at least two (2) years of trial experience preferably in juvenile, family or criminal law with additional years of trial experience or any equivalent experience being preferable.

This is a contractual position with a monthly retainer of $5,000 per month.

Applicants are not prohibited from engaging in the practice of law outside the terms of the contract where no conflict of interest exists.

Any office space and/or other accommodations provided by the Family Court shall not be used for any purpose other than to perform services under the terms of the contract entered into by the parties.

Interested Parties/How to Apply:   Candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:
                                                                 Faye Snow, Director of Human Resources
                                                                 Circuit Court of St. Louis County
                                                                 105 South Central Avenue
                                                                 Clayton, Missouri 63105

Applications must be received by 5 PM, Friday, April 3, 2020.         

Note: Any selected individual will be required to submit to a drug screen and background check prior to hire.

EOE. Please contact the Human Resources Department at 314 615-4471 (voice) or RelayMO711 or 800 735-2966 if you need any accommodations in the application process, or if you would like this posting in an alternative form.           
Posted: March 22, 2020
02-200311-01: Associate Attorney

Ward Law Firm

Branson, Missouri

Ward Law Firm is seeking an Associate Attorney to take on family law cases, either on a full-time or contract basis.

Attorney will also be welcome to take on certain other areas of practice as desired and agreed.

Job Number:  02-200311-01:  Associate Attorney

Company Name:  Ward Law Firm

Pay is very competitive and the work environment is both laid back and professional.

We are looking for someone who is like-minded and has at least two (2) years' experience.

Interested Parties/How to Apply:  Please send your resume, including references, and a cover letter to

We will be setting up interviews during March and April and will continue until the position is filled.                      
Posted: March 11, 2020
02-200302-01: Document Review Attorney

Epiq Global

St. Louis, Missouri

Epiq is a worldwide provider of legal services, serving law firms, corporations, financial institutions and government agencies with numerous career opportunities!

Most Epiq Document Review Services’ Review Managers, Directors, and Recruiters began with Epiq as Document Review Attorneys.

Our experience growing from within is tremendous.

02-200302-01:  Document Review Attorney

Company Name: Epiq Global

Epiq is actively recruiting actively licensed attorneys for upcoming document review projects.
• Qualified candidates must be licensed and in good standing in any US jurisdiction
• Document review experience preferred but not required. Newly licensed attorneys are welcome.
• Pay rate: $25/hour (hours after 40 are paid at straight time).
• Start Date: Flexible start dates in March and April 2020 
• Location: Downtown St. Louis, Missouri (no remote work available)
• Full and part time opportunities are available.

Available benefits: Competitive hourly rates; direct deposit; optional medical coverage and 401K plan; flexible hours; business casual dress; professional work environment; weekly breakfasts and healthy snacks; free coffee and specialty hot beverages.

How to Apply: Please email a copy of your resume in Word format to

Posted: March 2, 2020
02-200224-02: Appearance Attorney


Jefferson City, Missouri

Become an appearance attorney with Docketly! Make your own schedule, enjoy the flexibility of contract work and fill up your billable hours!

Who is Docketly? Docketly’s fully automated hearing-coverage service makes life simple for our appearance attorneys. Through a single online account, clients can browse the hearings available in their area, choose the one(s) that work with their schedule, receive hearing-specific instructions and documentation, and submit the hearing report. Our counsel only has to leave the office to show up at court!

No obligation or quota to cover!

02-200224-02:  Appearance Attorney

Company Name: Docketly

Docketly’s fully automated hearing-coverage service makes life simple for our appearance attorneys. Through a single online account, attorneys can browse the hearings available in their area, choose the one(s) that works with their schedule, receive hearing-specific instructions and documentation, and submit the hearing report. 

Appearance Attorney Responsibilities:
Commits to cover short procedural hearings
Represents our client in the courtroom
Reports back within 24 hours the hearing results
Options to work for us in different counties if the attorney wants to travel
Appears on time, and keeps our client informed at all times
Commits to represent creditors at short procedural hearings

Clients respect the quality of our appearance attorneys because they consistently meet the following guidelines:

Good Standing in their respective bar directory
Clear Background Check (conducted through Docketly during sign-up). Our clients are looking for financial crimes only.

No collection experience required, but you do need to be a licensed attorney, in good standing with your state. 

Appearance Attorney Benefits/ Perks:
We are leading the industry in appearance counsel coverage.
You can work when you want, cover hearings to fill your billable hours.
Single appearances range from $50-125.00 per appearance, flat rate. We stack your docket to always try and send you to court with multiple (bundle) of hearing.
Let us help you build your practice! We offer you a chance to get face time in court, meet the local judges and clerks, and familiarize yourself with local rules.
Use our mobile app to cover hearings, and report results quickly and efficiently

How to Apply:
To join our nationwide network of over 5,000 of your colleagues, supplement your small or solo firm’s income, and build your practice, to register at

Posted: February 24, 2020
02-200224-01: Staff Attorney

Missouri Protection and Advocacy Services

St. Louis, Missouri
Staff attorney wanted for St. Louis office of Missouri Protection and Advocacy Services, a non-profit, statewide, public interest law firm representing people with disabilities.

01-200224-01:  Staff Attorney

Company Name: Missouri Protection and Advocacy Services

Staff attorney wanted for St. Louis office of Missouri Protection and Advocacy Services, a non-profit, statewide, public interest law firm representing people with disabilities. 

This is a new position in which the attorney will develop and present trainings and other outreach on voting rights; conduct reviews to protect rights of Social Security recipients; and work on other disability legal cases across a spectrum of issues in state and federal venues. 

Must be licensed in good standing in Missouri, and eligible to obtain federal licensure. Must be able and willing to travel statewide for case work, training, and outreach. 

No billable hours. Employer pays all premiums, including medical, dental, vision, long-term disability, and life insurance. Other benefits include employer contributions to retirement; paid leave time, including personal, vacation and sick leave; and commitment to work-life balance.

Salary range $35,000 to $50,000, depending on experience. 

How to Apply:
All applicants are required to fill out an application in person, and take general competency and typing tests. Send cover letter, resume, law school transcripts (student copies accepted initially), and 2 recent writing samples to:

Missouri Protection & Advocacy Services, 925 S. Country Club Drive, Jefferson City, MO 65109;

or in PDF format to: (Subject line: Staff Attorney Application). Call 573-893-3333 to make an appointment. 

Individuals with disabilities and minorities are encouraged to apply. We value diversity of culture, personal experience with disabilities, and other life experiences, and are an equal opportunity employer by choice. 


Posted: February 24, 2020
02-200213-01: Medical Marijuana Litigation Contract Attorney

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

Jefferson City, Missouri

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) wishes to establish contracts for legal services with multiple attorneys regarding defense of its denials of medical marijuana facility applications. 

The contract recipients will work under the direction of the General Counsel. Attorneys wishing to enter into such contracts must have no conflicts and be able to commit to at least 20 hours per week, if needed.

DHSS will provide office space in Jefferson City but remote arrangements within Missouri are possible.

Job Number:  02-200213-01: Medical Marijuana Litigation Contract Attorney

Company Name:   Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

Contractors will handle civil litigation regarding the new medical marijuana program under the supervision of senior attorneys and will independently handle cases. Contractors will represent the Department in licensure disputes and other actions in Missouri circuit courts and before the Administrative Hearing Commission. Contractors will also respond to public records ("Sunshine") requested. Civil litigation and administrative law experience is preferred, but entry level candidates will also be considered.

Travel to administrative hearings and circuit courts is required; mileage will be paid. Overnight travel is rare.

Contractors must be licensed and current members of The Missouri Bar in good standing. Preference will be given to attorneys in the central Missouri area. The DHSS will offer financial remuneration through a contract, based on experience. These contracts are not eligible for state benefits. The duration of these contracts is expected to be 16 to 24 months.

How to Apply: Please submit a resume, cover letter, references, availability and financial remuneration requirement to Dawn Phillips at  Submissions will be considered until staffing needs are met.
Posted: February 13, 2020
02-200212-01: Contract Attorneys–Real Estate or Corporate


Lee's Summit, Missouri
REAL Law, LLC is seeking  one or two transactional attorneys with five or more years of experience to join the firm on a contract basis - flexible hours and location. 

REAL Law, LLC ( is seeking 1 or 2 transactional attorneys with 5 or more years of experience to join the firm on a contract basis for contract drafting and negotiation, real estate closings, Westlaw research and title/survey review.

This position is eligible for flexible hours and work location.

Prior law firm experience required.

Must be a licensed attorney in good standing in either Missouri or Kansas.

Please send resume, cover letter, desired hours and work location, references and availability to
Posted: February 12, 2020