Assistant District Counsel – East Bay Regional Park District

Client: East Bay Regional Park District
(Oakland, California)
Position: Assistant District Counsel
Closing Date: Closed

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East Bay Regional Park District, headquartered in Oakland, California, is offering an outstanding opportunity for an experienced legal professional to serve as the District’s Assistant District Counsel. Working under the direction of the Assistant General Manager Legal Division/District Counsel, the Assistant District Counsel performs legal research and prepares advice on various legal issues; recommends changes in policies and procedures in order to meet legal requirements; and prepares, drafts, and reviews resolutions, agreements, deeds, leases, licenses, and easement agreements and other documents. Areas of responsibilities include land use, land acquisition, regulatory permitting, review of contracts, and compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). This position requires a Juris Doctorate degree, license to practice law in California, and four years of increasingly responsible professional level experience practicing law including experience in a public agency legal department or in a private firm that represents public agencies. The salary range for this position is $158,454 to $202,217 with possible future merit steps up to $234,083. The District also offers an attractive benefits package including CalPERS retirement.