Contract Opportunities

02-240703-01: Tenant Litigation

The Housing Authority of Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City, Missouri

The Housing Authority of Kansas City, Missouri is soliciting Request for Proposals for RFP 24-0701, from qualified small to medium size firms to provide legal representation relating to its efforts to obtain possession of residential units when a resident either fails or refuses to vacate a unit.

The firm will serve, present and appear at court if necessary.
The firm will provide service for emergency evcitions when there is threat to heatlh and/or safety.

These matters are typically not complex in nature and move quickly. The Housing Authority of Kansas City estimates that there are approximately one hundrend (100) cases per year. 


Job Number:  02-240703-01:  Tenant Litigation


Company Name:  The Housing Authority of Kansas City, Missouri


The Housing Authority of Kansas City (HAKC) , Missouri is soliciting Request for Proposals for RFP 24-0701, Tenant Litigation Services.

HAKC is seeking proposals from qualified firms or individuals for the provision of small to medium size legal services.

The legal counsel will primarily focus on landlord/tenant matters specializing in Public Housing and its participants within Jackson County Circuit Court.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     

If you are interested, please submit a bid for RFP 24-0701, by 4pm CT, August 15, 2024.

Proposals should be mailed or delivered to,

3822 Summit
Kansas City, Missouri 64111

Please visit HAKC.org, click Procurement, click Bid Opportunities, and follow the link Tenant Litigation, RFP 24-0701, for instructions on how to apply.

Posted: July 3, 2024
02-240624-01: Contract Public Defender

Missouri State Public Defender

Statewide within Missouri

Join the team of private attorneys who uphold the Sixth Amendment right to counsel in your area of the state as one of Missouri's Contract Public Defenders (also referred to as Panel Attorneys or Special Public Defenders).

The Missouri State Public Defender seeks attorneys in private practice in Missouri to serve as independent contractors who provide legal representation to indigent clients charged with criminal offenses facing the possibility of incarceration.



Job Number:  02-240624-01: Contract Public Defender


Company Name:  Missouri State Public Defender



The Missouri State Public Defender (MSPD) utilizes Panel Attorneys who accept individual case assignments on a contract basis as Contract Public Defenders.

MSPD panel attorneys serve as independent contractors and are able to maintain their current law practices. Panel attorneys select the judicial circuits in which they accept cases as well as the types of cases they accept. Contract rates are paid per case and vary depending on the case type. MSPD pays mileage, additional compensation for days spent in trial, and covers necessary litigation expenses when requested and pre-approved. Panel attorneys obtain important courtroom and trial experience and can attend some MSPD training events.

Public Defenders serve a critical mission - to ensure that indigent members of the local community are afforded their right to zealous legal representation regardless of their ability to pay.

Join the team of private attorneys who uphold the Sixth Amendment right to counsel in your area of the State.

Apply to become a Contract Public Defender.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     

Attorneys wishing to be eligible to receive contract cases from MSPD must submit a Panel Attorney Application.

Panel Attorney Applications can be obtained via the MSPD website at https://publicdefender.mo.gov/private-counsel-opportunities/mspd-contracting/ or by emailing case.contracting@mspd.mo.gov.

Send completed applications by mail, fax, or email to:

Missouri State Public Defender
Attn: Case Contracting
Woodrail Centre
1000 W. Nifong, Building 7, Suite 100
Columbia, Missouri  65203

Fax: 573-777-9976

Email: case.contracting@mspd.mo.gov


Posted: June 24, 2024
02-240604-01: Contract Attorney

Klar, Izsak and Stenger LLC

St. Louis, Missouri

A.V. rated St. Louis County law firm of Klar, Izsak & Stenger, LLC seeks Missouri licensed attorney with at least five (5) years’ experience in civil litigation for Contract Lawyer position.

Trial experience preferred. 


Job Number:  02-240604-01:  Contract Attorney


Company Name:  Klar, Izsak and Stenger LLC


Contract Attorney positon available.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     

Submit resume with writing sample and references to Secretary@lawsaintlouis.com.

Posted: June 4, 2024
02-240530-01: Contract Attorney Investigator

FineLine HR Consulting, LLC

Kansas City, Missouri

FineLine HR, LLC is looking to have an experienced, analytical and empathetic contract attorney investigator to join our dynamic and growing investigation team.

FineLine HR conducts investigations into allegations of harassment, discrimination, retaliation, bullying and other misconduct at workplaces in public, private, non-profit sectors. We value diversity, critical and nuanced thinking, collaboration, hard work and respect.

Our team's experience, expertise and pragmatism set us apart.  FineLine team members are actively involved in our professional communities and have been trusted with high profile investigation matters in Kansas, Missouri and elsewhere.

FineLine HR Consulting, LLC is seeking a mid-level contract attorney with approximately five (5) or more years of experience in labor and employment law who is a dynamic, organized, self-starter to investigate highly sensitive workplace or school claims as an external investigator.



Job Number:  02-240530-01:  Contract Attorney Investigator


Company Name:  FineLine HR Consulting, LLC


FineLine HR Consulting, LLC is seeking a mid-level contract attorney with approximately five (5) or more years of experience in labor and employment law who is a dynamic, organized, self-starter to investigate highly sensitive workplace or school claims as an external investigator.

Basic qualifications include:

Active admission (in good standing) to State Bar
Five (5) or more years of experience as a practicing attorney in labor and employment law
Experience in conducting or overseeing workplace or school investigations
Strong writing skills
Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well with people at every level of an organization
Must have an inquisitive, analytical nature while being able to neutrally and fairly evaluate witness credibility and documents and other materials provided
Technically proficient in document editing and document management (e.g., Microsoft Office Suite and SharePoint)
Knowledge of current events, bias, and discrimination issues

Primary responsibilities include:
Demonstrating objectivity and impartiality
Schedule and and conduct interviews with complainants, respondents, and witnesses
Collect and organize analyze documents or other information relevant to the investigation
Write well-organized and clear summaries of interviews
Analyze and write well-reasoned findings
Proactively communicate with FineLine and clients regarding various case logistics
Maintain positive client relationships
Prepare reports to submit for client review
Independently manage case work
Maintain consistent communication, responsiveness and be punctual with firm and clients
Promptly perform Firm-related administrative functions (e.g., time-keeping)


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to info@finelinehr.com.



Posted: May 30, 2024