SANBAG Looking For New General Counsel
November 15, 2011 Leave a comment
Employer San Bernardino Associated Governments (SANBAG) Street Address 1170 W. 3rd Street
San Bernardino, CA 92410
Phone 916-784-9080 Website URL www.bobmurrayassoc.com
San Bernardino Associated Governments, known as SANBAG, is the council of governments and transportation planning agency for San Bernardino County. SANBAG is responsible for cooperative regional planning and furthering an efficient multi-modal transportation system countywide. SANBAG is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of 29 officials consisting of the mayor or a council member from each of the 24 cities and all five members of the Board of Supervisors. SANBAG is seeking an experienced General Counsel to join the executive team. The Board would benefit from an individual who has an open form of communication, strong written and verbal skills and the ability to keep the Board and staff well informed. The selected candidate will provide legal advice on issues affecting operations and capital improvement functions, conflicts of interest, procurements, legislation, personnel matters, policies, compliance with SANBAG requirements and stay up-to-date on changing policies and procedures. The incoming General Counsel will direct the preparation of fair and consistent legal/litigation recommendations concerning the enforcement of general law, the Brown Act, transportation laws, land use, state/federal laws, and other related laws and ordinances. Successful candidates will have at least 10 years of work experience as a practicing attorney advising public agency clients including Contract Law, Public Liability Labor/Employment law “At Will” status in a public agency. The ideal candidate will have a J.D. from an accredited law school and be licensed to practice law in California. The salary for the General Counsel is open and is dependent upon qualifications. SANBAG also offers an attractive benefits package. If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please apply online at http://www.bobmurrayassoc.com. Please contact Mr. Bob Murray at (916) 784-9080 should you have any questions. Brochure available.
Closing date November 21, 2011.
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Manages Others: yes
Job Duration/Time: Full-time
County: San Bernardino
… County Counsel has informed SANBAG that they will need to end their arrangement with SANBAG to provide legal counsel which creates a need to recruit a General Counsel for SANBAG.