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Metropolitan Council- Associate General Counsel

11 Oct 2017 7:59 AM | Lariss Maldonado (Administrator)

Associate General Counsel

Metropolitan Council

390 Robert St. N.

St. Paul, MN 55101

The Associate General Counsel works in the following areas as well as litigation: contracts and procurement, construction law, public records and open meeting law, employment law, environmental law, real property, and comprehensive planning and land use.  This position will have a focus in the areas of real estate, including eminent domain, public contracting, land use, and public-private initiatives.

Annual salary: $87,006-$123,427

Requirements:  JD degree from an accredited law school; and seven (7) years of recent experience in the practice of law.  Licensed to practice law in the state of Minnesota and in good standing. 

Desired Qualifications: Current admission to practice in the Federal District Court of Minnesota.  Preference given to those with substantive or litigation experience in Minnesota in a governmental setting with an emphasis in one or more of the following areas:

  • Real Property - land acquisition, condemnation, relocation benefits, and purchase and lease agreements for public projects.
  • Contracts and Procurement - public contracts for goods and services and public construction contracts involving state and federal financing/grant and loan funds.
  • Construction Law - large public projects primarily transit and wastewater treatment projects.
  • Comprehensive Planning and Land Use - local comprehensive plans, metropolitan system plans, regional grant and loan programs.
  • Public Sector representation.

Applications received on or before November 3 will be given preference.

TO APPLY: Applicants MUST submit the Metropolitan Council’s online employment application - more information and application instructions at www.metrocouncil.org.


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