Full or Part-time Employment

01-200709-01: Trial Attorney/Assistant Public Defender

Missouri State Public Defender


Bolivar, Chillicothe, Farmington, Hannibal, Nevada,
   Poplar Bluff, Rolla, Sedalia, St. Louis City and/or 
                         West Plains, Missouri  

Provide legal representation to indigent clients charged with criminal offenses facing the possibility of incarceration.

Duties to include pre-trial and trial preparation; litigating all aspects of the case through disposition at the trial court level; promoting and protecting the best interest of the client at all times; maintaining client contact by telephone, appointments, or institutional visits; keeping client apprised of investigations, negotiations, and court rulings; appearing at regularly scheduled court dockets and all appearances concerning assigned caseload; drafting motions and pleadings.

Job Number:  01-200709-01: Trial Attorney/Assistant Public Defender

Missouri State Public Defender

Basic Function: Provide legal representation to indigent clients charged with criminal offenses facing the possibility of incarceration.

Job Duties: Duties to include pre-trial and trial preparation; litigating all aspects of the case through is position at the trial court level; promoting and protecting the best interest of the client at all times; maintaining client contact by telephone, appointments, or institutional visits; keeping client apprised of investigations, negotiations, and court rulings; appearing at regularly scheduled court dockets and all appearances concerning assigned caseload; drafting motions and pleadings.

Qualifications: Must be a current member of the Missouri Bar or eligible for licensure in Missouri.

Geographic Locations: Visit website at www.publicdefender.mo.gov for weekly update of position vacancies.

Current Openings:

• Bolivar Accepting applications until position is filled
• Chillicothe Accepting applications until position is filled
• Farmington Accepting applications until July 22
• Hannibal Accepting applications until July 15
• Nevada Accepting applications until July 22
• Poplar Bluff Accepting applications until position is filled
• Rolla Accepting applications until position is filled
• Sedalia Accepting applications until July 22
• St. Louis City Accepting applications until July 15
• West Plains Accepting applications until position is filled


MSPD is always seeking to hire motivated, client centered attorneys to work in hard to fill jurisdictions within the state. Contact Gina Hall, Human Resources Manager, at 573-777-9977 if you are interested in learning more about rural placement opportunities.

Salary/Benefits: Starting salary is $48,408. After one year, an APD is eligible for salary increase to $53,688. Eligible for full state benefits including health, life, and long-term disability insurance, retirement plan, paid holidays, vacation, sick leave, CLE training, and payment of bar dues.

-The Missouri State Public Defender System is an Equal Opportunity Employer-

Job Contact Information: An Application for Employment must be submitted to be considered for opening(s).

Applicants may also provide a resume, cover letter, and writing sample.

Applications can be obtained at any Public Defender office, via website at https://publicdefender.mo.gov or by calling (573) 777-9977, ext. 202.

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

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

Fax: 573-777-9976

Email: human.resources@mspd.mo.gov
Posted: July 9, 2020
01-200708-01: Litigation Associate

Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice, LLC

Kansas City, Missouri

Baker Sterchi has an opportunity in its Kansas City office for an associate with at least five years of experience in all phases of defense litigation including complex and/or multi-district litigation.



Job Number:  01-200708-01:  Litigation Associate


Company Name:  Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice, LLC

The ideal candidate must be licensed in Missouri and Kansas, have excellent written and oral communication skills and strong advocacy skills.

Baker Sterchi offers a competitive salary and bonus program, an excellent benefit package, flexibility for work/life balance and a detailed path to partnership. We strive for a welcoming work environment for all employees and encourage diverse candidates to apply.



How to Apply:    Qualified candidates should send a cover letter and resume to resumes@bscr-law.com.

Candidates may be asked to submit a writing sample and transcript.

No phones calls, please.
Posted: July 8, 2020
01-200707-02: Term Law Clerk

U.S. Bankruptcy Court - Eastern District of Missouri

St. Louis, Missouri

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri is accepting applications for a two year Term Law Clerk.

Requires a Juris Doctor degree.

Residency in the St. Louis, Missouri Metropolitan Statistical Area will be required, as well as some monthly travel.



Job Number:  01-200707-02:  Term Law Clerk


Company Name:  U.S. Bankruptcy Court - Eastern District of Missouri


Position Overview and Duties:
The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri is accepting applications for a two year Term Law Clerk.

Principal duties include legal research; drafting bench memoranda, orders, and opinions; reviewing pleadings and orders to determine the issues involved and the basis for relief; assisting with seminar materials; and providing administrative and clerical chambers functions including correspondence, scheduling, and required reporting.

Applicant will be bound by the ethical standards established by the Judge and the Code of Conduct for Judicial Employees.


Qualification Requirements:
Requires a Juris Doctor degree. Preferred qualifications include demonstrated interest in bankruptcy, commercial law and/or litigation through education, activities, intern or externships, or prior legal or non-legal work experience; strong writing skills, including for publication; managerial, organizational, computer, and computer-assisted legal research skills; the ability to take the initiative in problem-solving and the skills to meet and manage changing priorities and demands in a distracting environment.

Applicants must be members in good standing, or have a pending application to become a member in good standing, with a state bar.

Residency in the St. Louis, Missouri Metropolitan Statistical Area will be required, as well as some monthly travel.

Employee Benefits:
Judicial staff employees are covered by the Judiciary Salary Plan (JSP).

The Term Law Clerk will be subject to Social Security deductions and will be eligible for health, dental, vision, and life insurance coverage, and participation in the judicial supplemental benefit program.

This position is subject to mandatory electronic fund transfer participation for payment of net pay.

This Court is an equal opportunity employer.

Selected candidates will be subject to a background check.



Application Procedure:

Applicants must apply through the Online System for Clerkship Application and Review (OSCAR) at https://oscar.uscourts.gov

Diverse and non-traditional applicants are encouraged to apply. Please include class rank on resumes, but note that, in light of the current conditions, the Judge will consider graduates with pass/fail or non-numerical grades from spring semester 2020. Please note whether writing samples were edited or reviewed by any other person. Applicants who are selected for an interview will be required to provide letters of recommendation and other supplemental information.

The Court is not authorized to reimburse travel expenses for interviews or relocation.

Posted: July 7, 2020
01-200707-01: Assistant Prosecuting Attorney II

County of Boone Missouri

Columbia, Missouri

Boone County has an opening for an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney to investigate, prepare, and prosecute felony and misdemeanor domestic violence cases for the State of Missouri.


Job Number:  01-200707-01:  Assistant Prosecuting Attorney II


Company Name:  County of Boone Missouri

Conducts factual and legal analysis of reports submitted by law enforcement agencies to determine whether charges should be filed based on the facts of law; represents the State of Missouri at docket calls, jury trials, and grand jury proceedings; manages assigned cases; maintains proficiency in Missouri and Federal law.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Apply at: https://www.showmeboone.com/hr/webpublish/jobs/578-1261.html
Posted: July 7, 2020
01-200706-06: Executive Director

The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (BAMSL)

St. Louis, Missouri

The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (BAMSL), an equal opportunity employer, seeks a qualified individual to replace the current Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer who is retiring after 14 years of service.

BAMSL is a voluntary bar association with a diverse membership of 6,700, a staff of 10, and an annual budget of $1.8 million.

It is a leader in the legal community, promoting professionalism, a strong commitment to public service, pro bono legal services, and inclusion and diversity in the legal profession and justice system.

The Executive Director provides vision, leadership, and management relative to board relations, external relations, strategic leadership, operations management, and organizational development.


Job Number:  01-200706-06:  Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer


Company Name:  The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (BAMSL)

Organization: The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (BAMSL) is a voluntary bar association with a diverse membership of 6,700,
a staff of 10, and an annual budget of $1.8 million. It is a leader in the legal community, promoting professionalism, a strong commitment to public service, pro bono legal services, and inclusion and diversity in the legal profession and justice system. BAMSL maintains a Young Lawyers Division, twelve sections, and thirtynine committees.

It is an accredited continuing legal education provider and hosts a number of signature events each year. BAMSL communicates with its members through a weekly e-newsletter, weekly CLE digest, individual CLE email blasts, its website, social media, monthly St. Louis Lawyer magazine, and quarterly St. Louis Bar Journal. The St. Louis Bar Foundation is a separately incorporated 501(c)(3) organization that seeks to improve the administration of justice in the community through law-related education.


Primary Objectives of Position: The Executive Director provides vision, leadership, and management relative to board relations, external relations, strategic leadership, operations management, and organizational development.

The Executive Director should be a visible representative of the Association.

The individual should be knowledgeable about the organization, and able to answer any questions addressed to the Association, or to assist the questioner in getting the answer. This person may be the first contact many people have with the legal profession and can instantly create an impression.

The Executive Director should have the ability to communicate effectively with attorneys and judges, and be willing to take on responsibilities as determined by the Board of Governors, be receptive to the needs and requests of the officers, the Board and the members, and understand that a primary responsibility of the Executive Director is to serve them and function so as to foster the high regard of members, judiciary, staff, media, government officials, and public in order to advance the interests and goals of BAMSL and the Bar Foundation.



Responsibilities & Duties:

GOVERNANCE, BOARD AND BAMSL ENTITIES
• Works with the Executive Committee, Board of Governors, Foundation Board of Directors, Young Lawyers Division, Committees, and Practice Area Sections and Committees to formulate short-term and long-range strategic plans and ensures implementation of actions plans to achieve the goals and objectives.
     o Provides reports and updates on conditions and operations to facilitate effective management, as well as advises BAMSL Officers,
         Board Members, Sections, and Committees concerning BAMSL programs and policies.
     o Works with staff to develop action plans to achieve goals and objectives of the Board of Directors.
     o Prepares reports, policies, and agendas for Officer and Board of Directors’ approval. o Oversees BAMSL Board elections and staffs
         Nominating Committee.

OPERATIONS
• Manages the overall operations of BAMSL. o Responsible for Sponsorship & Sustaining Partnership Development
     o Responsible for Program/Process development, review, and improvement
     o Oversees Information Technology, including the management of internal networks, BAMSL website, and other IT tools.
     o Oversees all human resources administration.

▪ Develops operational policies and procedures relative to staff and daily operations.

▪ Responsible for hiring, supervising, disciplining, and managing, all staff. The Executive Director works closely with labor counsel to ensure 
  compliance and appropriate responses and resolutions to employment issues.
     o Oversees Budget Development and Management. Works with the Treasurer, the Budget Committee, and the Finance Committee.

▪ Designs and leads fundraising efforts and creation of non-dues revenue sources of income. o Responsible for marketing, branding, and Public
   Relations, as well as the development and maintenance of media relations.
     o Oversees BAMSL facilities and buildings.

OUTREACH
• Develop and promote community programs serving those individuals impacted by the justice system, including Motion for Kids, St. Louis
   Attorneys Against Hunger, Pro Bono initiatives, and other community outreach.
• Develop membership initiatives that enhance value, maintain membership involvement, and support BAMSL.
• Develop programs that promote professionalism, volunteerism, pro bono legal services, and diversity.

RELATIONSHIPS WITH OTHER ENTITIES
• Maintains positive relations with other legal-related entities, bar associations, courts, government agencies, public service organizations, and
   vendors to promote BAMSL and the highest ideals of the profession.
     o Cultivates relationships with members of the judiciary, ABA, the Missouri Bar, local and special focus bars, legal services providers,
        other law-related entities, and other pertinent Bar and Executive Directors’ Associations.
     o Works with the Chief Judges of area courts to promote the rule of law, the role of courts, and the Nonpartisan Court Plan.

Qualifications:
The qualifications and skills needed for this position are as follows: Experience: Minimum 7 to 10 years of significant budget, programmatic, promotion of diversity, staff management and oversight experience in an executive level position. Experience with nonprofit organizations and volunteer networks desirable, but not mandatory. Knowledge Of: Principles and practices of business administration; organization and management; fiscal planning and management; Association management, structure, operation, and volunteer leadership; cost analysis; training; and computer technology and use.

Skills In: Organization, management, and operations; human relations; oral and written communication; data analysis; report preparation; personnel supervision and training; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships.

Ability To: Travel (in the past, 20-25%) and to work evening and weekends. Supervise staff and coordinate volunteers who have distinct skill sets and multiple goals, ability to successfully negotiate solutions with varying opinions.

Education, Licenses or Certificates: Four year university degree required; Advanced degree, Master of Arts, Master of Science, or Juris Doctor not required but could be helpful.

BAMSL is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic characteristics/information, marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related individual conditions, medical condition (as defined by state law), military status, political affiliation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     

Please send cover letter, resume, references, and background information in confidence to search@bamsl.org.

Preference given to resumes received by July 17, 2020.

Posted: July 6, 2020
01-200706-05: Staff Attorney

22nd Judicial Circuit Court

St. Louis, Missouri

The Staff Attorneys' Office of the 22nd Judicial Circuit of the State of Missouri in the City of St. Louis has an opening for a judicial staff attorney.

Two to three years practice and/or judicial clerkship experience required.

Applicants must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.



Job Number:  01-200706-05:  Staff Attorney


Company Name:  22nd Judicial Circuit Court

The 22nd Judicial Circuit of the State of Missouri in the City of St. Louis has an opening for a judicial staff attorney.

Salary is $54,860 per year.

Qualifications include a J.D. degree, Missouri Bar membership and Missouri residency.

Two to three years practice and/or judicial clerkship experience required.

Applicants must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

The 22nd Judicial Circuit is an equal opportunity employer


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Send resumes to:

Staff Attorneys' Office
ATTN: Doug Pedersen
10 North Tucker
St. Louis, Missouri 63101


or doug.pedersen@courts.mo.gov

NO PHONE CALLS ACCEPTED!
Posted: July 6, 2020
01-200706-04: Associate Attorney

Gilmore & Bell, P.C.

St. Louis, Missouri

Gilmore & Bell, P.C., one of the leading public finance law firms in the United States, is seeking an Associate Attorney to join our St. Louis office.

Our offices are located downtown close to the Gateway Arch National Park, the St. Louis Cardinals’ Busch Stadium, Ballpark Village, Stifel Theatre and the new St. Louis Aquarium at Union Station.

We offer a friendly and collaborative office environment, parking, and excellent benefits.

Job Number:  01-200706-04:  Associate Attorney


Company Name:  Gilmore & Bell, P.C.

Gilmore & Bell, P.C., one of the leading public finance law firms in the United States, is seeking an attorney to join our St. Louis office.

Our offices are located downtown close to the Gateway Arch National Park, the St. Louis Cardinals’ Busch Stadium, Ballpark Village, Stifel Theatre and the new St. Louis Aquarium at Union Station.

We offer a friendly and collaborative office environment, parking, and excellent benefits.

Responsibilities:
• Represent states, counties, and other governmental and quasi-governmental entities or 501c3 organizations as bond counsel in bond and lease financings, economic development incentives and public-private partnerships.
• Act as underwriter’s counsel and bank counsel in public finance transactions.


Requirements:
• J.D. with excellent academic credentials
• Interest in transactional legal work
• Superior verbal and written communication skills
• High attention to detail and accuracy and commitment to excellence
• Independent, action-oriented thinker who can successfully undertake and complete projects and major tasks with a minimum of supervision
• Ability to build and maintain strong client relationships
• Hardworking and a team player
• Able to fully embrace our firm culture of “Smarter, Faster, Nicer”


Preferred But Not Required:
• Prior work experience in public finance or tax
• General knowledge of municipal finance and bond terminology

EOE/M/F/D/V


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     To apply for this opportunity and start your career with our firm, please send a resume, transcript, and cover letter to jhain@gilmorebell.com
Posted: July 6, 2020
01-200706-03: Associate Attorney

Howard Haake, LLC

Clayton, Missouri

Looking for an associate for our Clayton office with zero to two (0 to 2) years of experience for work in family law, criminal law and civil litigation.

We are looking for a self starter.


Job Number:  01-200706-03:  Associate Attorney


Company Name:  Howard Haake, LLC

Seeing an associate attorney interested in working in family law, criminal law and civil litigation for our Clayton office.

We are looking for a self starter.

We are a small firm, and are looking to add to our team.


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Please send your resume and a cover letter to lori@howardhaake.com
Posted: July 6, 2020
01-200706-02: Staff Attorney - Consumer Program

Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc.

St. Louis, Missouri

Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc., a non-profit law firm that provides free legal assistance to people living with low income/low opportunity, seeks a full-time Staff Attorney to work in its Consumer Law Program focusing on tenant’s rights litigation and eviction defense.

The Staff Attorney will work with low-income families and individuals providing legal representation in state court proceedings. Additionally, this position may involve systemic advocacy through impact litigation in state and federal court, community lawyering and outreach, and other forms of broad-based advocacy as appropriate.



Job Number:  01-200706-02:  Staff Attorney - Consumer Program


Company Name:  Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc.

Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc., a non-profit law firm that provides free legal assistance to people living with low income/low opportunity, seeks a full-time Staff Attorney to work in its Consumer Law Program focusing on tenant’s rights litigation and eviction defense.

The Staff Attorney will work with low-income families and individuals providing legal representation in state court proceedings. Additionally, this position may involve systemic advocacy through impact litigation in state and federal court, community lawyering and outreach, and other forms of broad-based advocacy as appropriate.

Responsibilities:
Conducting client interviews, investigation, and fact gathering
All aspects of litigation, including, drafting pleadings, discovery, motion practice, trial preparation and trials
Conducting legal research and analysis
Participating in community outreach and presentations
Working collaboratively with other Legal Services programs and community partners
Supervising law student interns

Qualifications:
JD and admitted to practice in Missouri (or eligible to be admitted)
At least 2 years of experience as a practicing attorney and/or experience with housing law preferred, but not required
Demonstrated commitment to public interest law work or to legal services for the poor strongly preferred
Strong litigation and advocacy skills
Ability to relate well and work with low-income clients and collaborate with community stakeholders
Strong communication skills, work ethic, flexibility and teamwork
Strong organizational skills
Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office
Familiarity with case management software preferred
Open to creative and innovative ways of fulfilling the legal aid mission

Salary and Benefits Information:

Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits including medical, dental and vision insurance, a generous time off policy, 403(b) and profit sharing plans, long-term disability and life insurance, employee assistance plan, flexible spending account, and paid CLE and Bar dues.

Submission Deadline: Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Equal access to Legal Services of Eastern Missouri’s office is available. Those applicants requiring accommodation to the interview/application process should contact the Human Resources Director at the e-mail ketucker @lsem.org. Legal Services of Eastern Missouri is an equal opportunity employer.

Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Go to https://hire.jobscore.com/careers/legalservicesofeasternmissouri/jobs/staff-attorney-consumer-program-ajw_MaU9mr6R3vaKi4IZpF?previewing=true  to upload your resume, cover letter, and list of references through JobScore.

Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

Posted: July 6, 2020
01-200706-01: Associate Attorney

Manning Gross + Massenburg LLP (MG+M)

O'Fallon, Illlinois

Manning Gross + Massenburg LLP (MG+M) is a nationally renowned litigation law firm concentrating on complex civil matters.

The firm's expertise is diverse but focused in the areas of toxic tort, complex product liability, local government, general liability, and commercial litigation.

We approach litigation as a unified team, integrating our efforts with those of our clients to advance their interests wherever they do business.

Our goal is always to deliver optimal results at the best possible value.


Job Number:  01-200706-01:  Associate Attorney


Company Name:  Manning Gross + Massenburg LLP (MG+M)

MG+M has an immediate opening for an Associate Attorney in our O’Fallon office to handle local and national accounts in Illinois and the Midwest region.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Independently manage a litigation caseload
• Conduct depositions
• Prepare witnesses for deposition and trial
• Review and analyze discovery requests
• Prepare and respond to discovery responses and pleadings
• Prepare court filings and service to counsel; experience with e-filing
• Trial preparation and support
• Maintain accurate time records


Candidate Requirements:

• Juris Doctor from an accredited law school
• Five plus years’ litigation experience
• Admitted to practice in Illinois
• Experience with motion practice and depositions
• Experience taking lead in plaintiff and expert depositions
• Capable of independent work
• Work in an organized and efficient manner
• Superior research and writing skills
• Ability to multi-task
• Ability to analyze complex matters


Why Should You Apply?

Manning Gross + Massenburg LLP offers competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, and 401(k).

As an EOE/AA employer, MG+M will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status


Interested Parties/How to Apply:      
Posted: July 6, 2020
01-200629-01: Assistant Prosecuting Attorney

Webster County Prosecuting Attorney

Marshfield, Missouri

There is an immediate opening for an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney.

Our office is looking for an attorney ready to face the challenges and rewards of working in one of Missouri’s fastest growing counties.

Marshfield is the county seat for Webster County, and is located just 30 miles east of Springfield on I-44.

This office makes a difference in people’s lives.


Job Number:  01-200629-01:  Assistant Prosecuting Attorney


Company Name:  Webster County Prosecuting Attorney

Webster County is opening its new Justice Center, with a new jail, Sheriff’s office, and courtroom that is dedicated to the criminal cases in Webster County.

The position is full-time and requires weekly docket days for both associate and circuit court cases, along with review and filing new charges, and litigating pending cases. It is a fast paced office, but retains the qualities of a rural county that allows for a unique professional environment, without losing those qualities of a smaller, rural community.

Salary and benefits are competitive with counties in the area.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     

Please submit resumes to: Ben Berkstresser, Webster County Prosecuting Attorney,
at bberkstresser@webstercountymo.gov, or mail to P.O. Box 7, Marshfield, Missouri 65706.
Posted: June 29, 2020
01-200626-01: Associate Attorney - Construction Focus

Brown & Ruprecht, PC

Kansas City, Missouri

Respected law firm in Crown Center vicinity has an immediate opening for a full-time litigation attorney focusing on construction and general litigation, with two to five (2-5) years of experience, strong academic credentials, excellent work ethic and strong verbal and written communication skills.

We emphasize a team-based approach, focusing our attention on our clients and their best interests.

This position is fast-paced and requires hard work.

Job Number:  01-200626-01: Litigation Attorney (Construction Focus)


Company Name:  Brown & Ruprecht, PC

Respected law firm in Crown Center vicinity has an immediate opening for a full-time attorney Litigation Attorney (Construction Focus), general litigation, with 2-5 years of experience, strong academic credentials, excellent work ethic and strong verbal and written communication skills.

We emphasize a team-based approach, focusing our attention on our clients and their best interests.

This position is fast-paced and requires hard work.

Our firm is generous in pay and bonuses, and we offer a pleasant work environment.


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Send resume to blatz@brlawkc.com
Posted: June 26, 2020
01-200625-04: Attorney

Knight Nicastro MacKay LLC

Kansas City, Missouri

Knight Nicastro MacKay, LLC, a litigation firm with a growing national practice is seeking lawyers with zero to five (0-5) years of experience to join our expanding practice in our Kansas City office.

This is an excellent opportunity for a knowledgeable, hard-working, and talented attorney to join a firm of litigators handling complex cases with a national reach.



Job Number: 01-200625-04:  Attorney


Company Name:  Knight Nicastro MacKay LLC

The ideal candidate would have interest in civil litigation/insurance defense and would manage cases from start to finish.

Some travel is required.

Qualified candidates must be licensed to practice in Missouri and Kansas.

Our firm offers competitive compensation and an opportunity to advance within the firm. Our comprehensive benefits package includes health, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long-term disability, and matching 401(k) participation.

Attorneys are also provided with a CLE budget, marketing support and budget.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Interested candidates please submit CV, writing sample and list of references to Kerron Route at route@knightnicastro.com.
Posted: June 25, 2020
01-200625-03: Staff Attorney Community Economic Development – Microenterprise Program

Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc.

St. Louis, Missouri

Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc. (LSEM), a nonprofit law firm providing free legal assistance to people living with low-incomes and groups serving disadvantaged communities, seeks a dynamic, self-starting attorney who has vision, initiative, and a demonstrated commitment to eliminating poverty for a full-time Staff Attorney position for its Microenterprise Program.

Juris Doctorate & admitted to Missouri State Bar required

Two (2)  years experience as a practicing attorney strongly preferred, especially experience in transactional law.

Demonstrated commitment to social justice and/or public interest work.


Job Number:  01-200625-03:  Staff Attorney Community Economic Development – Microenterprise Program


Company Name:  Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc.

Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc. (LSEM), a nonprofit law firm providing free legal assistance to people living with low-incomes and groups serving disadvantaged communities, seeks a dynamic, self-starting attorney who has vision, initiative, and a demonstrated commitment to eliminating poverty for a full-time Staff Attorney position for its Microenterprise Program.

The Community Economic Development-Microenterprise Program seeks to improve the quality of life for the St. Louis region, including particularly North St. Louis City and County, to increase wealth and help create jobs by offering free transactional legal work for aspiring businesses and nonprofits.

The Staff Attorney will work with community partners, including the Urban League, offering office hours on-site, staffing legal information clinics, giving presentations on various business legal issues and giving legal advice and representation to clients. This position is expected to be based in Urban League facilities and at other community partner facilities for part of service delivery.

Responsibilities:
• Facilitate and oversee day-to-day operations working with the Urban League and other partners serving St. Louis County populations;
• Recruit, train, energize, and retain volunteer attorneys from area law firms to assist with presentations, office hours, legal information clinics and client representation;
• Provide substantive and procedural guidance to pro bono partners, including acting as co-counsel on cases when needed;
• Help with organizing and staffing outreach geared to entrepreneurs and the Urban League Conference;
• Periodically meet with the Urban League and other organizations that assist entrepreneurs, especially those focusing on female entrepreneurs of color;
• Handle independent caseload focused on various transactional issues including entity formation, corporate governance, tax-exemption for nonprofits, contracts, real estate, employment and trademark.
• Design and conduct community outreach and community legal education in collaboration with the Microenterprise Managing Attorney and with LSEM’s Volunteer Lawyers’ Project;
• Establish relationships with local nonprofits, public institutions, and community leaders to increase referrals and resources for clients, in collaboration with other LSEM staff;
• As needed and in conjunction with the Paralegal Coordinator, conduct intake interviews by phone and in person with new clients, develop client relationships while gathering additional facts for their cases, assess the legal merits of clients’ cases, and advise clients on whether their cases are appropriate for volunteer attorney referral or staff representation, write case summaries for distribution to potential volunteer attorneys; and
• Assist with grant reporting, and compliance for project.

Qualifications:
• JD and admitted to Missouri State Bar required;
• 2 years experience as a practicing attorney strongly preferred, especially experience in transactional law;
• Demonstrated commitment to social justice and/or public interest work;
• Ability to work among diverse communities and grassroots community groups;
• Dynamic, confident personality with strong leadership skills;
• Strong communication and collaboration skills;
• Sense of humor and outgoing personality;
• Strong work ethic and ability to triage;
• Ability to work occasional nights and weekends and have reliable transportation across St. Louis County;
• Self-motivated and creative thinker;
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team; and
• Excellent computer skills.


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Click here to upload your resume and cover letter through https://hire.jobscore.com/careers/legalservicesofeasternmissouri/jobs/staff-attorney-community-economic-development-microenterprise-dsvBAETKKr6Rv3aKjkcuHJ?previewing=true.

Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

Posted: June 25, 2020
01-200625-02: Attorney

Knight Nicastro MacKay LLC

St. Louis, Missouri

Knight Nicastro MacKay, LLC, a litigation firm with a growing national practice is seeking lawyers with zero to five (0-5) years of experience to join our expanding practice in our St. Louis, Missouri office.

This is an excellent opportunity for a knowledgeable, hard-working, and talented attorney to join a firm of litigators handling complex cases with a national reach.


Job Number:  01-200625-02:  Attorney


Company Name:  Knight Nicastro MacKay LLC

The ideal candidate would have interest in civil litigation/insurance defense and would manage cases from start to finish.

Some travel is required.

Qualified candidates must be licensed to practice in Missouri and Kansas.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Interested candidates please submit CV, writing sample and list of references to Kerron Route at route@knightnicastro.com.
Posted: June 25, 2020
01-200625-01: Associate - Temporary

Stueve Siegel Hanson LLP

Kansas City, Missouri

Since 2001, the Kansas City law firm of Stueve Siegel Hanson LLP has represented primarily plaintiffs in complex commercial, class action, wage and hour, privacy, antitrust and product liability litigation.

We are currently looking for licensed attorneys to assist with large document review projects.

This position is full time for a period of approximately three to six months, and is compensated on an hourly basis.

Experience with Relativity is preferred but not required.


Job Number:  01-200625-01:  Associate - Temporary


Company Name:  Stueve Siegel Hanson LLP

We are currently looking for licensed attorneys to assist with large document review projects.

This position is full time for a period of approximately three to six months, and is compensated on an hourly basis.

Experience with Relativity is preferred but not required.


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to Cheri Perez at perez@stuevesiegel.com.
Posted: June 25, 2020
01-200623-02: Director of Court En Banc Section

Supreme Court of Missouri 

Jefferson City, Missouri

This position consists of highly responsible, managerial and supervisory position involving the administration of the judicial process for appeals, disciplinary actions, transfer applications, jurisdictional transfers, petition for writs, motions for bond, petitions for reinstatement, appeals form the decisions of the Board of Law Examiners and petitions for reviews. 


Job Number:  01-200623-02:  Director of Court En Banc Section


Company Name:  Supreme Court of Missouri


Definition of Work:
This position consists of highly responsible, managerial and supervisory position involving the administration of the judicial process for appeals, disciplinary actions, transfer applications, jurisdictional transfers, petition for writs, motions for bond, petitions for reinstatement, appeals form the decisions of the Board of Law Examiners and petitions for reviews. 

 

Salary/Benefits:
Starting salary range $71,423 to $85,407 annually depending on experience and qualifications.
This position is eligible for full benefits and leave accruals provided through the State of Missouri.

 

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
A bachelor’s degree is required with a valid law degree from an accredited law school preferred but not required.


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     

Qualified candidates shall submit resumes and at least three professional references via e-mail to courtenbancdirector@courts.mo.gov

Interested parties may refer to the Missouri Courts website (http://www.courts.mo.gov) and clicking on “Careers” in the footer for additional details.

 

Applications accepted until position is filled. 

Preference given to applications received on or before July 15, 2020.

  

The Supreme Court of Missouri is an Equal Opportunity Employee

Posted: June 23, 2020
01-200623-01: Associate Attorney

Schmidt & Associates

Clayton, Missouri

Small Clayton law firm specializing in Estate Planning, Trust & Estate Litigation, Real Estate, Banking and Creditor's Right representation is seeking an Associate Attorney.

Candidates with two to seven (2 - 7) years of experience will be considered.

Applicants should already have developed abilities to gather information, assess probabilities, and adapt to constantly changing client needs.



Job Number:  01-200623-01:  Associate Attorney


Company Name:  Schmidt & Associates

Small Clayton Law Firm specializing in Estate Planning, Trust & Estate Litigation, Real Estate, Banking and Creditor's Right representation is seeking an Associate Attorney.

Candidates with 2 - 7 years of experience will be considered.

Applicants should already have developed abilities to gather information, assess probabilities, and adapt to constantly changing client needs.

Ideal Candidates must:

Possess strong legal writing skills
Possess strong legal research skills
Be both detail-oriented and outcome oriented
Proficient knowledge of computer programs (i.e. Adobe, Excel, and Word) and Internet navigation
Licensed to practice in Missouri is required; Illinois license in addition is a plus

Benefits include:
Business Casual to formal attire work environment
Compensated time off
Eligible for Heath Insurance and Retirement Savings Plan
Ability to work remotely


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Please forward cover letter and cv or resume to: martha@eosstl.com

Posted: June 23, 2020
01-200620-02: Workers' Compensation Defense Attorney

Wiedner & McAuliffe, Ltd.

Overland Park, Kansas

Wiedner & McAuliffe is looking for an attorney with two to five (2-5) years' of workers' compensation defense experience in our Kansas City office.

This position requires strong litigation, communication, and organizational skills and the ability to handle a high volume of cases in a collaborative,
team-oriented environment.


Job Number:  01-200620-02:  Workers' Compensation Defense Attorney


Company Name:  Wiedner & McAuliffe, Ltd.

Wiedner & McAuliffe is the Midwest’s leading workers’ compensation firm with offices in Chicago, Kansas City, Lafayette, Rockford, and St. Louis. Clients stay and grow with us.

Our clients’ overwhelming satisfaction is also making us the region’s fastest-growing workers’ compensation defense practice. We pride ourselves on our commitment and conformance to clients’ guidelines and service-oriented approach to handling cases. Joining Wiedner & McAuliffe means becoming a part of our legal team and our clients’ team.

Qualifications:

-2-5 years’ experience in workers’ compensation defense
-Strong litigation and organizational skills
-Success in a collaborative work environment
-Capable of managing a high volume of cases
-Admission to practice law in Kansas and Missouri


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Please sent resume in PDF format to Landis Wiedner at lawiedner@wmlaw.com.

Posted: June 20, 2020
01-200620-01: Litigation Associate

Baty Otto Coronado PC

St. Louis, Missouri

Baty Otto Coronado PC is seeking a highly qualified Litigation Associate to join our Litigation Practice in the St. Louis office.

The candidate should have general litigation experience.

An associate in the St. Louis office will work with partners, associates, and clients, and will be actively involved in the firm’s expanding civil defense litigation practice.


Job Number:  01-200620-01:  Litigation Associate


Company Name:  Baty Otto Coronado PC

The successful candidate should have excellent academic credentials, as well as advanced communication, writing (a writing sample is requested), and analytical skills.

The candidate must be self-motivated with the drive to help shape and expand a growing practice and the ability and confidence to work independently.

Candidates for this full-time position must be a member of the Missouri Bar, and membership in the Illinois Bar is a plus.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Interested candidates should submit a resume, law and undergraduate or graduate transcripts, and cover letter to Dolores Otto via email at dotto@batyotto.com.
Posted: June 20, 2020
01-200618-01: Attorney

Rogers, Ehrhardt, Weber & Howard

Columbia, Missouri

Rogers | Ehrhardt, an established civil litigation law firm, has an opening for a full-time litigation attorney for its Columbia office.

Six (6) or more years of litigation experience preferable.


Job Number:  01-200618-01:  Attorney


Company Name:  Rogers, Ehrhardt, Weber & Howard

Our established civil litigation law firm, has an opening for a full-time litigation attorney for its Columbia office.

Six (6) or more years of litigation experience preferable.

Practice areas included insurance defense litigation, coverage, and personal injury.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Please email cover letter, c.v., and writing sample to jhoward@rogersehrhardt.com.
Posted: June 18, 2020
01-200617-02: Assistant Prosecutor

Marion County Prosecuting Attorney

Hannibal, Missouri

Position available for full-time assistant prosecuting attorney in Marion County, Missouri. 

The location of the office is in Hannibal, Missouri.


Job Number:  01-200617-02:  Assistant Prosecutor


Company Name:  Marion County Prosecuting Attorney

Position requires: *eligible to practice law in Missouri *experience preferred

Starting pay up to $50,000 depending on experience.


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     All resumes with cover letter and references must be received by July 24, 2020

Please submit resume to:

Marion County Prosecuting Attorney
906 Broadway Room 7
Hannibal,  Missouri  63401

Or     Fax to: 573-221-5403
Or     Email to: Lhicks@marioncounty-mo.gov
Posted: June 17, 2020
01-200616-01: Assistant Prosecutor, Criminal

Cape Girardeau County Prosecutor's Office

       Jackson, Missouri
(Cape Girardeau County)

The Cape Girardeau County Prosecuting Attorney's Office has an opening for a full-time Assistant Prosecuting Attorney.

We are a mid-sized prosecutor's office with eight (8) attorney positions and are housed out of the newly completed Cape Girardeau County Courthouse.


Job Number:  01-200616-01:  Assistant Prosecutor, Criminal


Company Name:  Cape Girardeau County Prosecutor's Office

This is an entry level position where the case load will consist of traffic, misdemeanor and low-level felony offenses.

Prosecutors are in court most days and handle dockets, motion hearings, bench trials and jury trials.

We will consider those sitting for the July 2020 Bar Exam.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Submit cover letter, resume and references via email to:

amwoodruff@capecounty.us; and mjwelker@capecounty.us
Posted: June 16, 2020
01-200609-01: Family Law Staff Attorney

Mid-Missouri Legal Services

Columbia, Missouri

Full-time opening for staff attorney who will assist domestic and sexual violence survivors in order of protection court proceedings and extended family law cases that will permanently separate them from their abusers.


Job Number:  01-200609-01:  Family Law Staff Attorney 
                                                     (Domestic & Sexual Violence Unit)


Company Name:
  Mid-Missouri Legal Services

Mid-Missouri Legal Services seeks a full-time staff attorney in its Columbia office to represent victims of domestic and sexual violence. The attorney must be licensed in the State of Missouri.

The attorney will represent clients in order of protection proceedings to secure their immediate safety. The attorney also will represent clients in family law cases, primarily divorce, custody and modification proceedings in order to help survivors permanently separate from their abusers. The attorney will provide services in 11 counties in Mid-Missouri.

MMLS provides a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package, including fully paid health, dental, long term disability and life insurance premiums, generous holiday, health and vacation leave; employer contributions to the MMLS 401(k) plan; and all Bar dues, CLEs and malpractice insurance.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     

Please submit cover letter, resume, three references, and a brief writing sample by email to: legalaid@mmls.org

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

MMLS is an equal opportunity employer.
Posted: June 9, 2020
01-200608-03: Associate Attorney

Roberts, Wooten and Zimmer

Hillsboro, Missouri

Roberts, Wooten and Zimmer, a law well established firm, in Hillsboro, Missouri has an opening for a full time Associate Attorney.

Practice areas include plaintiffs’ personal injury and general civil litigation.

Three or more years of experience preferable.


Job Number:  01-200608-03:  Associate Attorney


Company Name:   Roberts, Wooten and Zimmer

Well established firm in Hillsboro, Missouri seeking an Associate Attorney.

Practice areas include plaintiffs’ personal injury and general civil litigation.

Three or more years of experience preferable.


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Please email cover letter and Resume to ConnieNipper@RWZLaw.com
Posted: June 8, 2020
01-200608-02: Associate Attorney

Manz Swanson Hall Fogarty and Gellis, P.C.

Kansas City, Missouri

Manz Swanson Hall Fogarty & Gellis, P.C., a mid-size civil litigation/insurance defense law firm, is seeking an associate attorney. 

Preferred candidate should have two to five (2-5) years of experience and be licensed in Missouri and Kansas. 

Discovery, civil motion practice, deposition and some trial experience preferred.


Job Number:  01-200608-02:  Associate Attorney


Company Name:    Manz Swanson Hall Fogarty and Gellis, P.C.

Manz Swanson Hall Fogarty & Gellis, P.C., a mid-size civil litigation/insurance defense law firm, is seeking an associate attorney. 

Preferred candidate should have 2-5 years of experience and be licensed in Missouri and Kansas. 

Discovery, civil motion practice, deposition and some trial experience preferred.


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     

All applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample. 

Applicants may fax materials to 816-472-5320, ATTENTION: Heather Blegstad, Office Administrator or email to hblegstad@mslawkc.com
Posted: June 8, 2020
01-200608-01: Associate Attorney

Bradshaw, Steele, Cochrane, Berens & Billmeyer, LC

Cape Girardeau, Missouri

Bradshaw, Steele, Cochrane, Berens & Billmeyer, LC is a well-established multi-service law firm seeking an associate attorney or a candidate eligible to sit for the Missouri Bar Exam in July 2020.




Job Number:    01-200608-01:  Associate Attorney


Company Name:  Bradshaw, Steele, Cochrane, Berens & Billmeyer, LC

Our well-established multi-service law firm in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, is seeking an associate attorney or candidate eligible to sit for the Missouri Bar Exam in July 2020.

Areas of practice include: civil litigation, creditor’s rights, bankruptcy, domestic relations, estate planning, corporate law and worker’s compensation.

Associates can expect to actively manage case files quickly, have direct client contact regularly, and to take on significant responsibility.


Interested Parties/How to Apply:  Please email inquiries and resume to the attention of Matthew Mocherman, mattm@bradshawsteele.com    
Posted: June 8, 2020
01-200604-03: Attorney

Korein Tillery, LLC

St. Louis, Missouri
or Chicago, Illinois

Korein Tillery, a plaintiff’s complex civil litigation firm with offices in Chicago and St Louis, has an opening for a full-time experienced attorney. 

Qualified candidates must possess excellent analytical, research and writing skills, experience drafting legal documents and the ability to work independently and collaboratively.

Applicants should have federal appellate court experience or extensive experience in appellate litigation. The ideal candidate is intelligent, highly-motivated and has a strong work ethic.


Job Number:  01-200604-03:  Attorney


Company Name:  Korein Tillery, LLC

We are a plaintiff’s complex civil litigation firm with offices in Chicago and St Louis,.  Our firm has an opening for a full-time experienced attorney. 

Qualified candidates must possess excellent analytical, research and writing skills, experience drafting legal documents and the ability to work independently and collaboratively.

Applicants should have federal appellate court experience or extensive experience in appellate litigation.

The ideal candidate is intelligent, highly-motivated and has a strong work ethic.

Salary is dependent on experience.  Firm offers medical insurance, 401(k) and performance-based discretionary bonuses.




Interested Parties/How to Apply:     

Please submit resume and three writing samples drafted by the applicant to careers@koreintillery.com                  

Posted: June 4, 2020
01-200604-02: Associate

Fox & Gary, LLC

Kansas City, Missouri

Fox & Gary, LLC is a Workers' Compensation defense litigation firm and is seeking an attorney to join our firm as an Associate.

Candidate needs to be licensed in both Missouri and Kansas.


Job Number:  01-200604-02:  Associate


Company Name:  Fox & Gary, LLC

Fox & Gary, LLC is a Workers' Compensation defense litigation firm and is seeking an attorney to join our firm as an Associate.

Candidate needs to be licensed in both Missouri and Kansas.


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Send Resume to John Fox at Johnf@foxgary.com
Posted: June 4, 2020
01-200602-01: Associate Attorney

Brown & James, P.C.

St. Louis and Kansas City, Missouri

Brown & James, P.C. is seeking associates with one to five (1 to 5) years of experience in civil litigation to join its offices in St. Louis, Missouri as well as Kansas City, Missouri.


Job Number:  01-200602-01:  Associate Attorney


Company Name:  Brown & James, P.C.

Brown & James, P.C. is seeking associates with up to five years of experience in its downtown St. Louis office as well as its Kansas City Office.

Brown & James specializes in civil trial practice, with an emphasis on defense and insurance-related litigation. Associates will practice in a broad range of practice areas, with a focus on research, writing, insurance coverage analysis, motion practice and trial work.

Candidates should possess strong legal writing skills, and have an interest in trial work.

Salary commensurate with experience. Brown & James offers generous benefits, including a yearly bonus, in addition to salary.


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Please submit a resume, law school transcript and a writing sample to bcopeland@bjpc.com, and reference “Application - Associate Position” and include the office you are interested in on the subject line.

The writing sample should be the candidate's sole work product; it should not have been edited by any other person.

Please re-submit any resume submitted before January, 2020.
Posted: June 2, 2020
01-200528-03: Staff Attorney - Housing Program

Legal Services of Eastern Missouri

St. Louis, Missouri

Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc., a non-profit law firm that provides free legal assistance to people living with low income/low opportunity, seeks a full-time Staff Attorney to work in its Housing Law Program, which assists families and individuals facing eviction, loss of housing assistance, poor living conditions, discrimination and other housing issues, providing legal representation in state court and administrative proceedings, as well as systemic advocacy through impact litigation in state and federal court, community lawyering and outreach.


Job Number:  01-200528-03:  Staff Attorney - Housing Program


Company Name:  Legal Services of Eastern Missouri

Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc., a non-profit law firm that provides free legal assistance to people living with low income/low opportunity, seeks a full-time Staff Attorney to work in its Housing Law Program.

This program assists families and individuals facing eviction, loss of housing assistance, poor living conditions, discrimination and other housing issues.

The Staff Attorney will work with low-income families and individuals providing legal representation in state court and administrative proceedings. Additionally, this position may involve systemic advocacy through impact litigation in state and federal court, community lawyering and outreach, and other forms of broad-based advocacy as appropriate.

Responsibilities include:
• Conducting client interviews, investigation, and fact gathering;
• Drafting pleadings, written discovery, correspondence, and memoranda;
• Conducting legal research and analysis;
• Conducting discovery, document review, and taking depositions;
• Engaging in trial work and making other court appearances;
• Filing affirmative litigation as required;
• Participating in community outreach and presentations;
• Working collaboratively with our other programs and community partners;
• Supervising law student interns.


Qualifications:
• JD and admitted to practice in Missouri (or eligible to be admitted)
• At least 2 years of experience as a practicing attorney and/or experience with housing law preferred, but not required
• Demonstrated commitment to public interest law work or to legal services for the poor strongly preferred
• Strong litigation and advocacy skills
• Ability to relate well and work with low-income clients and collaborate with community stakeholders
• Strong communication skills, work ethic, flexibility and teamwork
• Strong organizational skills
• Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office
• Familiarity with case management software preferred
• Open to creative and innovative ways of fulfilling the legal aid mission


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     
Please upload your resume and cover letter through JobScore at: https://careers.jobscore.com/careers/legalservicesofeasternmissouri/jobs/staff-attorney-housing-bDRatMOoWr6PGBaKlAuu_q

Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.
Posted: May 28, 2020
01-200528-02: Attorney

Roodhouse Law Firm

Columbia, Missouri


Opening for attorney seeking to build a mid-Missouri practice. This is a self-employed position.

Two to five (2-5) years experience preferable, but not necessary.

This position offers the opportunity to build a private practice in mid-Missouri, with opportunity for full partnership in the future.


Job Number:  01-200528-02:  Attorney


Company Name:  Roodhouse Law Firm

Two to five (2-5) years experience preferable, but not necessary.

This position offers the opportunity to build a private practice in mid-Missouri, with opportunity for full partnership in the future.

Self-employed position
. Payment structure negotiable.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Send resume with cover letter to John@RoodhouseLawFirm.com.

Posted: May 28, 2020
01-200528-01: Litigation Attorney

Hunter Law Group

Prairie Village, Kansas

Hunter Law Group, a Prairie Village based litigation law firm, with collegial atmosphere is looking for an experienced attorney to join our team.

Our primary focus is assisting clients with disputes and protection of their property.

We are looking for a candidate with five to seven (5 to 7) years of experience that is practical in their approach to handling disputes, works independently and is detail-oriented.


Job Number:  01-200528-01:  Litigation Attorney


Company Name:  Hunter Law Group

Prairie Village based litigation law firm with collegial atmosphere is looking for an experienced attorney to join our team.  Our primary focus is assisting clients with disputes and protection of their property.  While most of our cases involve real estate, if someone has an issue concerning property, whether it’s real property, personal property, business property, a decedent’s estate, or even certain intangible assets – we are there to help offering pragmatic solutions and litigation experience to guide our clients. 

The candidate for this position has a genuine interest in his/her cases and has a respect for clients.  Ideally, this candidate has trial experience and is at ease drafting pleadings, motions, and discovery as well as handling client contact through emails, calls and meetings. 

The candidate must have knowledge of local court rules and procedures and be licensed in both Kansas and Missouri.  We are looking for a candidate with at least 5 to 7 years of experience that is practical in their approach to handling disputes, works independently and is detail-oriented.  

This position is for a full-time employee with starting salary in the range of $72,000.00 to $90,000.00.  We offer a collaborative environment, flexible schedule, casual atmosphere, a bonus structure, additional earning opportunities for originations, and free parking

Interested Parties/How to Apply: 
    Please send cover letter and resume to info@hunterlawgrouppa.com.        

Posted: May 28, 2020
01-200526-01: Litigation Associate Attorney

Hall & Evans, LLC

Kansas City, Missouri


Hall & Evans, L.L.C. is seeking an experienced civil litigation attorney to join our Kansas City, Missouri office, and work with existing clients.

If you have three plus (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.



Job Number:  01-200526-01:  Litigation Associate Attorney


Company Name:  Hall & Evans, LLC

Hall & Evans, L.L.C. is seeking an experienced civil litigation attorney to join our Kansas City, Missouri 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.



Interested Parties/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.

Posted: May 26, 2020
01-200521-02: General Counsel/Chief Legal Officer

Harris-Stowe State University

St. Louis, Missouri


The General Counsel is directly responsible for representing the University, providing legal services and works with outside counsel on various administrative and court proceedings.



Job Number:  01-200521-02:  General Counsel/Chief Legal Officer


Company Name:   Harris-Stowe State University

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Consults with the President and Human Resources in protecting the interests of employees and the University in accordance with the University Human Resource policies, laws and regulations.

Prepares legal documents as necessary.

Prepares for and represents the University in matters before the EEOC, Office for Civil Rights (OFC), State Commission on Human Rights and litigation matters in St. Louis City and County state circuit court and in Federal court, or works directly with outside law firms in the preparation and representation of such matters

Attends and provides advice to all Board of Regents meetings.

Monitors activity regarding risk management claims, prepares, reviews and suggests changes to related documents.

Identifies legal requirements and government reporting regulations affecting the University and monitors the exposure of the University. Offers advice and counsel to administration in the preparation of the information requested or required for compliance.

Handles other legal matters as may be assigned by the President.

Attend continuing legal education seminars and read legal publications, such as federal and state case law reporters and numerous other legal journals and reports, in order to stay abreast of the voluminous and rapidly evolving law and regulatory mandates affecting the University.

Any other duties as required.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Please submit your application on line at www.hssu.edu.

Posted: May 21, 2020
01-200521-01: Staff Attorney Justice in the Halls

Legal Aid of Western Missouri

Kansas City, Missouri

Legal Aid seeks a full-time staff attorney for its Justice in the Halls project in the Kansas City Housing Unit.

This project is funded by the City of Kansas City, Missouri.

 


Job Number:  01-200521-01:  Staff Attorney - Justice in the Halls


Company Name:  Legal Aid of Western Missouri

The attorney will be providing free civil legal services for qualifying clients appearing at the eviction docket at the Jackson County Courthouse. Legal services will include counseling and defending tenants in unlawful eviction cases. This position will also recruit volunteer attorneys, social workers and law students and train them in tenant outreach, intake and eviction defense.

The staff attorney will be responsible for doing outreach presentations to educate landlords and tenants about their rights and responsibilities.

The qualified candidate must have the following: a Missouri law license; excellent written and oral communication skills; and a desire and commitment to assist in the delivery of high quality legal assistance to low income people. Experience in housing law is a plus. Flexibility and the ability to work independently and as a member of a team are necessary.

Legal Aid of Western Missouri offers a professional and friendly work environment with integrity as our guiding principle. We are an equal opportunity employer with recruitment efforts focused on ensuring a diverse workforce. As with all job openings at Legal Aid, second language proficiency in a language commonly spoken by Legal Aid’s clients or potential clients, including but not limited to Spanish, Arabic, Vietnamese, Somali or Dinka will be viewed favorably in our hiring decision for this job. The ability to speak in a second language, however, is not a requirement for this job.

Salary: $44,200 + DOE

Benefits: Medical & dental, life, vision, long & short-term disability insurances; 401K/match and retirement plans, paid vacation, sick & holidays; flexible spending account, parking reimbursement; paid CLE and Bar dues and professional development; qualifying employer for Public Service Loan Forgiveness; and eligible to apply for loan repayment assistance through Legal Service Corporation’s Loan Repayment Assistance Program.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Please submit resume, three professional references, and cover letter on-line at http://www.lawmo.org/careers/current-openings.

LAWMO is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. Those applicants requiring accommodation to the interview/application process should contact the Human Resources Department at HR@lawmo.org.

Posted: May 21, 2020
01-200520-02: Associate

Childress Ahlheim Cary LLC

St. Louis, Missouri


Downtown St. Louis civil defense litigation firm seeks Attorney with two to four (2-4) years of experience.

Responsibilities would including drafting pleadings including motions to dismiss, motions for summary judgment, handling all aspects of discovery including defending and taking depositions and court appearances on behalf of clients.

Missouri licensed is required, but preference for candidates who have both Missouri and Illinois licenses.


Job Number:  01-200520-02:  Associate


Company Name:  Childress Ahlheim Cary LLC

Downtown St. Louis civil defense litigation firm seeks Attorney with two to four (2-4) years of experience.

Responsibilities would including drafting pleadings including motions to dismiss, motions for summary judgment, handling all aspects of discovery including defending and taking depositions and court appearances on behalf of clients.

Missouri licensed is required, but preference for candidates who have both Missouri and Illinois licenses.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Please send resumes to David Ahlheim, dahlheim@jchildresslaw.com

Posted: May 20, 2020
01-200520-01: Associate

Stueve Siegel Hanson LLP

Kansas City, Missouri

Stueve Siegel Hanson LLP is currently looking for one or more associate attorneys to join our firm.

Our ideal candidate will have graduated near the top of her or his law school class, with law review and federal or state appellate clerkship experience strongly preferred.

The candidate should have two to five years of experience working for a large national or regional law firm on complex litigation.

The candidate must have the desire to litigate cases from beginning to trial.

Strong analytical, research, and writing skills are required.



Job Number:  01-200520-01:  Associate


Company Name:   Stueve Siegel Hanson LLP

Since 2001, the Kansas City law firm of Stueve Siegel Hanson LLP has represented primarily plaintiffs in complex commercial, class action, wage and hour, privacy, antitrust and product liability litigation.

We are currently looking for one or more associate attorneys to join our Firm.

Our ideal candidate will have graduated from law school near the top of her or his class, with law review and federal or state appellate clerkship experience strongly preferred.

The candidate should have two to five years of experience working for a large national or regional law firm on complex litigation.

The candidate must have the desire to litigate cases from beginning to trial and the ability to work independently in a team environment.

Strong analytical, research, and writing skills are required.


Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Interested candidates who meet these requirements should email a resume and cover letter to Cheri Perez at perez@stuevesiegel.com.

Posted: May 20, 2020
01-200514-01: Assistant Prosecuting Attorney

Dallas County Missouri Prosecuting Attorney's Office


Buffalo, Missouri


The Dallas County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office has an opening for a full-time Assistant Prosecuting Attorney. 

Any applicant must be a member of the Missouri Bar Association in good standing.

Assistant Prosecuting Attorney’s make regular court appearances, conduct motion hearings, jury trials, and bench trials.

Caseload will include felonies, misdemeanors, and traffic cases.


Job Number:  01-200514-01:  Assistant Prosecuting Attorney


Company Name:   Dallas County Missouri Prosecuting Attorney's Office

The Dallas County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office has an opening for a full-time Assistant Prosecuting Attorney. Any applicant must be a member of the Missouri Bar Association in good standing.

Resumes will be accepted and interviews scheduled until the position is filled.

Responsibilities:
Assistant Prosecuting Attorney’s make regular court appearances, conduct motion hearings, jury trials, and bench trials. Caseload will include felonies, misdemeanors, and traffic cases. Other duties include reviewing and making filing decisions on new case submissions, conducting evidentiary hearings, assisting law enforcement with case preparation and investigative questions, search warrant review, and other duties associated with the Dallas County Prosecutor’s Office.

Qualifications:
Juris Doctor degree with valid license to practice law in the State of Missouri. Candidate’s license must be in good standing with the Missouri Bar Association. Preferred candidates will have prosecution experience, and knowledge of case management software - Prosecutor by Karpel.

Compensation and Benefits:
Compensation will be based on experience, and includes health and retirement benefits.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:  Interested candidates may submit a resume with references and a cover letter via email to Jessica Mankey at Jessica.Mankey@prosecutors.mo.gov                     
Posted: May 14, 2020
01-200513-02: Attorney

Boggs, Avellino, Lach & Boggs, LLC

St. Louis, Missouri


AV rated civil defense litigation firm seeks Attorney with zero to six (0-6) years of experience.

Missouri licensed is required, but preference for candidates who have both Missouri and Illinois licenses.



Job Number:  01-200513-02:  Attorney


Company Name:  Boggs, Avellino, Lach & Boggs, LLC

AV rated civil defense litigation firm seeks Attorney with 0-6 years of experience.

Missouri licensed is required, but preference for candidates who have both Missouri and Illinois licenses.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:   Please forward your resume, writing sample and references to Michael J. Lach at Mlach@balblawyers.com                    
Posted: May 13, 2020
01-200513-01: Litigation Attorney

Missouri Public Service Commission

Jefferson City, Missouri

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 management of all stages of case litigation and negotiation before federal agencies, such as FERC; assistance with litigation and trial practice at all levels of state or federal courts; and legal analysis and advising regarding policy initiatives and energy development.


Job Number:  01-200513-01:  Litigation Attorney


Company Name:  Missouri Public Service Commission

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 management of all stages of case litigation and negotiation before federal agencies, such as FERC; assistance with litigation and trial practice at all levels of state or federal courts; 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.


Interested Parties/How to Apply:      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

Missouri 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               
Posted: May 13, 2020
01-200511-01: Associate Attorney

Kramer & Frank, P.C.

St. Louis, Missouri


Mid-Sized Saint Louis, Missouri (Maryland Heights) area law firm with an emphasis in creditor's rights and collections seeking a full time associate attorney.


Job Number:  01-200511-01:  Associate Attorney


Company Name:  Kramer & Frank, P.C.

Missouri license required and Illinois license preferred.

Successful candidate will be one who thrives in courtroom setting and provides good guidance and direction to staff; position provides attorney with valuable experience in court appearances, motion practice and argument, and trying cases.

Some travel within Missouri required.

Collection experience preferred but not required.



Interested Parties/How to Apply:     Send, email or fax your cover letter and resume to:

 Pamela Patton
11960 Westline Industrial Drive
Suite 180
St. Louis, MO 63146

Pam.Patton@lawusa.com

Fax (314) 442-2116                  
Posted: May 11, 2020