Employment Opportunities


The LGA, as a service to our members, posts notices of employment opportunities available in those localities and firms that are LGA members. The content of each announcement is supplied by the member, and any questions should be directed to the person identified in that announcement.

Postings to the Employment Opportunity page will run for 30 days and then deleted, unless we are instructed otherwise when the posting is requested.

LGA members desiring to post an announcement in this section may send the announcement to Adele MacLean, am7m@virginia.edu.

Employment opportunities are posted as they are received. If there are no postings, check back at a later date.

Town Attorney

The Town of Leesburg is a customer service oriented organization that values teamwork, leadership, technology and performance excellence. The Town Attorney is appointed by and serves at the pleasure of the Town Council; advises the Council and all Town boards, commissions, agencies and officials; represents the Town in all judicial proceedings and before administrative agencies; interacts frequently with the attorneys from Loudoun County and the towns within the County; provides legal services in transactions involving the Town, including but not limited to contracts, financing, real estate transactions, bonds and dedications with land applications, prepares and review ordinances and regulations. The successful candidate must have a Juris Doctor degree; be licensed to practice law in Virginia; be a member in good standing with the Virginia State Bar; and have a minimum of 7 years experience practicing law (including supervisory experience). The ideal candidate will have local government and/or litigation experience; legal expertise in land use, employment, and public finance; and be bilingual in English and Spanish. The Town offers a competitive salary and benefit package depending upon qualifications, and includes fringe benefits that are competitive with retirement as allowed under the Virginia Retirement System (VRS). To apply, please fill out an on-line application and submit a detailed resume and salary history at www.leesburgva.gov. For more information please call 703/771-2707. EEO/ADA.

Assistant City Attorney I

The City of Richmond seeks to hire a full-time Assistant City Attorney, with a salary range of $56,101 to $92,149. Although no minimum experience is required for the position, four years of experience is preferred. The attorney's primary responsibilities may involve handling significant cases in federal and state trial and appellate courts. Significant experience handling complex civil litigation, especially significant trial experience in federal courts, is preferred. Alternatively, the position may involve providing advice and representation to city agencies in such areas as audit, finance, tax, retirement, and other assignments as needed. The position will remain open until filled. An online application must be completed at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/richmond/default.cfm. Please attach a resume and writing sample to the online application, or mail these documents to Allen L. Jackson, City Attorney, 900 East Broad Street, Suite 300, Richmond, VA 23210. Applications submitted without all requested items will be considered incomplete. EEO/AA.