Attorney Iii

City of New Orleans
$90,567 - $97,575 Per year LA City of New Orleans - City Hall, 1300 Perdido St, New Orleans, LA 70112, United States


Kind of Work

Very responsible legal work providing legal counsel to administrative personnel as well as assisting in the preparation and conduct of cases before courts, administrative boards, or commissions; and related work as required.

Minimum Qualifications

  1. Three (3) years of full-time experience as a practicing attorney.
  2. A valid driver's license.*   Applicants must have an excellent driving record.
  3. A license to  practice law in the state of Louisiana.*  Your eligibility to practice law in the State of Louisiana will be verified through the Louisiana State Bar Association website.
*  Prior to appointment, the hiring agency is required to verify licenses claimed by the applicant to qualify for this classification.  If selected for hire, applicants must provide original documents of their qualifying credentials to the hiring agency prior to their start date in this job classification.

Note:: Pay above the minimum for superior qualifications may be granted under Civil Service Commission Rule IV Sec. 2.7 based on a review of the applicant pool, candidate's verified experience, education, and/or possession of related certifications. 

Note:  Candidates will be required to use their personal vehicles for work.
Note:  This position requires a one year probationary period.

Kind of Examination

A qualifying review of licenses and experience.
This is a non-competitive original entrance examination in accordance with Civil Service Rule V, Section 8.1(b) of the City Civil Service Rules.