Assistant City Attorney

  • City of Iowa City, IA
  • Iowa City, IA, USA
  • Jun 09, 2021
Full time Legal

Job Description

Assistant City Attorney

City Attorney’s Office


Application deadline: Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Visit to apply online


One permanent full time position available

Wage: $72,987.20 - $111,508.80 (starting wage depending on experience)

Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm

Evening hours as required


Job summary:

Under general supervision from City Attorney, provides legal services to City Council, staff, boards and commissions.


Minimum qualifications:

Juris Doctorate from an educational institution accredited by a DOE recognized accreditation body required. Admission to Iowa Bar to practice in Iowa courts required. Must pass criminal background check.


Preferred qualifications:

Five years of related experience and/or training preferred. Litigation experience strongly preferred.


More information:

A full job description including a listing of essential duties and responsibilities and necessary knowledge, skills and abilities is available at under Job Descriptions.


It is the policy of the City of Iowa City to afford equal employment opportunities for all employees and potential City employees.