May Newsletter (Issue 05-2021)

beach-ballThe May Newsletter is available to read. You can read the latest edition by selecting the link at the top of the page or follow this link. May Newsletter (Issue 5-2021)

Join us for the MMAA Summer Seminar, July 23-25!
Join your fellow Missouri municipal attorneys at Margaritaville, for the Missouri Municipal Attorneys Association Summer Seminar.

Conference Registration Options
$170 per person (printed book)
$150 per person (electronic book – printed book will not be available onsite)
$100 for FIRST-time attendee
* CLE sessions
* Breaks
* Saturday evening reception (heavy appetizers & drinks)
* Sunday breakfast
$150 VIRTUAL registration (electronic book only)

Hotel Information
494 Tan Tar A Drive, State Road KK
Osage Beach, MO 65065
(800) 826-8272
Room rate: $141 (includes resort fee). You must provide a room block code to qualify for the discounted rate. The code will appear in your confirmation email. MMAA Is not responsible for any hotel arrangements.

Hotel cutoff date: Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Learn More and Register!

Job Opening

Assistant City Counselor: $62,733-$72,032/year, Depending on Qualifications

The Law Department is accepting applications for an Assistant City Counselor. This position serves as a member of the legal team to provide professional services to City officials, staff, boards and commissions; provides legal advice on diverse areas of municipal law to all City departments; researches and creates legal documents and opinions; represents the City before courts, administrative agencies and other forums. The open position is in the Counselor/Civil Division of the Law Department. This is advanced professional work that requires the ability to communicate complex ideas effectively, both orally and in writing. A thorough knowledge of legal issues affecting local government is required. The attorney will work with city staff and select appointed boards and commissions. Possession of a Juris Doctorate from an accredited law school and a valid license to practice law in Missouri is required.  Minimum three years of experience is required; experience in local government or public sector law is highly preferred. HOURS: Monday-Friday; generally 8-5 with occasional evening and weekend work required.  NOTE: Please describe your strengths related to Essential Job Functions in a cover letter.


THE PREFERRED APPLICATION DATIS THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2020. For a complete job description and application, go to Official City of Columbia application must be completed, preferably by October 15, 2020.