Website Chicago Transit Authority
|Job Title||Senior Attorney – Labor & Employment|
|Location||Chicago, IL, US|
|Job Type||Full – Time Permanent|
|SALARY TARGET IS $75,276. Final salary will be determined in part by the qualifications of the selected candidate and may be higher or lower than target.
Under general supervision, performs a broad variety of legal duties in support of the Authority’s General Counsel. Represents the Authority in employment litigation and labor arbitrations and provides advice on labor and employment matters to various departments within the Authority.
|Primary duties and Responsibilities|
|Plans, directs, and participates in legal matters as they relate to employment and labor issues and other matters on behalf of the Authority.
Works with more senior attorneys in “second chair” capacity on large litigation, labor/employment, and other matters. Serves an integral role in these assignments, typically preparing and responding to discovery requests, examining witnesses, drafting and arguing motions, and researching issues.
Conducts research for the purpose of advising client departments. May provide advice and counsel directly to client departments. Attends and participates in professional group meetings; stays current with new legal developments, trends, and innovations.
Manages work of paralegals and other support staff assigned to his/her projects. Verifies work for accuracy, proper work methods, techniques and compliance with legal standards and practices.
Performs related duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
|Location and City|
|Amount of Travel||No Travel|
|Work At Home||No|
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