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Associate Attorney

Posted 3 years ago

Saint Paul City Attorney’s Office

Must apply at  by 11/12/2020 4:30 PM Central

General Duty Statement

Positions in this class perform a variety of professional legal work at the entry to intermediate level in the Saint Paul City Attorney’s Office. Criminal Division attorneys handle high-volumes of a variety of criminal cases from charging through appeal. There is one vacancy for an Associate Attorney in the Criminal Division of the Saint Paul City Attorney’s Office, 500 City Hall, 15 West Kellogg Blvd., Saint Paul, MN 55102.


Candidates for positions as an Associate Attorney will have at least a Juris Doctorate Degree and a license to practice law from the Supreme Court of the State of Minnesota. Preferred candidates will have at least one-year experience in the practice of criminal law.
Continued employment as an Associate Attorney is contingent upon maintaining such licensure.

By Closing Date, you MUST

  1. Submit a City of Saint Paul online application, including answers to the Supplemental Questionnaire.
  2. Upload or submit the following required documents via the online application system, mail, in person, email, or fax. (Zip files and web links will not be accepted. Each uploaded attachment is limited to 10MB.)
  • Cover Letter  
  • Resume
  • Professional References

Selection Process Information
Unclassified: This is an UNCLASSIFIED position and is therefore not governed by City Civil Service Rules.

Final Selection Process: You will be notified if you are invited to participate in the final selection process which may include an interview. 

Human Resources Contact Information: 
Chrissy Hauge at 651-266-6512
200 City Hall Annex
25 West Fourth Street
Saint Paul, MN 55102
Fax: 651-266-6490

To refer back to this information, we recommend you print this job posting before you apply. For technical assistance regarding the online application, please call 1-855-524-5627 during regular business hours.

Veteran’s Preference: If you are a veteran and would like to receive Veteran’s preference in accordance with MN Statute 197.455, you must submit a photocopy of your DD214 preferably at time of application. Click here for more information.

The City of Saint Paul is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Veterans, women, persons of color, members of the LGBTQ community, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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