Employment Opportunities

The Office of the City Attorney is currently seeking attorneys with the following qualifications:

A Florida licensed attorney with 2+ years experience preferred specific to some or all of the following areas: contracts, public finance, real estate and personal property transactions (including sales and leases), collections, liens, housing, community redevelopment, and general municipal law.  Must be skilled in computerized legal research and writing.  Must be motivated and dynamic.  Strong research, writing and advocacy skills.

Send resume and writing sample to: Victoria Méndez, City Attorney, City of Miami c/o Assistant City Attorney, Diana Vizcaino, 444 S.W. 2nd Avenue, Suite 945 Miami, FL 33130 or email to dvizcaino@miamigov.com.

The City of Miami is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity as an asset to the organization. Applicants must be members of the Florida Bar. Salary depends on qualifications and experience. Excellent salary and benefits.

The Office of the City Attorney handles employment applications only for attorneys, legal consultants and law students. Assistant City Attorneys are "at will" employees and are not members of the civil service system.

The City of Miami's Office of Employee Relations handles applications for all other legal positions including legal assistants and paralegals. Employees in these related legal positions, like most city employees, are in the civil service system. For information concerning any positions other than attorney, legal consultants and law student positions, you may visit the City of Miami Department of Employee Relations.