Town Attorney - Kiawah Island, SC

July 29, 2019

Kiawah Island,SC

Town Attorney


Position hours: Contracted position, varying hours

Job duties: 

  • Provides a variety of proactive, high-quality and timely legal opinions to the town council and town staff; attends regular meetings of the town council and occasional special-called meetings; and attends Board of Zoning and Appeals meetings
  • Reviews and/or drafts ordinances, resolutions and other documents as requested by the mayor or town administrator; reviews and interprets local, state and federal laws, regulations and ordinances; negotiates and administers contracts, as well as assists with contract disputes; and maintains an appropriate relationship with professional organizations in the field of municipal legal services
  • Represents the town against legal claims; recommends and helps select outside council for specialized town legal matters, when appropriate; performs all other matters typically associated with municipal government operations; and performs other services as may be directed by the mayor or administrator

How to apply: For the complete request for qualifications and how to submit a proposal, visit Submit four hard copies of the proposal to Stephanie Monroe Tillerson, Town Administrator, Town of Kiawah Island, 4475 Betsy Kerrison Parkway, Kiawah Island, SC 29455, or email PDF copies to

Deadline: August 22

Closing Date / Removed from Database Date
August 22, 2019

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