City Attorney

City of Tallahassee, FL

Job Details

  • Job Function: Legal Services Director
  • Salary: $102,440 - $277,992. Will generally not exceed $184,475.20
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 181,376
  • Website:
  • Where: 300 S. Adams St. Tallahassee, FL 32301
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Feb 9 2018

Deadline: Apr 6 2018


The City Attorney's Office provides legal counsel and representation to the Tallahassee City Commission, City Manager, city departments, and city-appointed boards and commissions in any suit, action or proceeding filed by or against them. The office provides legal advice at Commission meetings, performs legal research and offers advisory opinions, and responds to requests from Commission and city staff to draft or review contracts, ordinances, and other legal documents.

Minimum Training and Experience:
Possession of a Juris Doctorate degree, membership in the Florida Bar, and eight years of experience in the practice of municipal government related law or comparable area of law.

A complete job description for the City Attorney position can be found at

A City of Tallahassee application and resume must be completed and submitted for consideration.

Open until filled, but applications are requested no later than April 6, 2018.