CHANDLER JUDGE PRO TEM
HOURS AND COMPENSATION:The Chandler Municipal Court is seeking Judges Pro Tem to serve in the absence of regular Municipal Court Judges, possibly including weekends and holidays. $50.00 per hour. Paid every two weeks. This is a temporary part-time position on an as-needed basis.
NATURE OF WORK:
Perform professional legal work conducting preliminary and formal court hearings on misdemeanors and traffic offenses. Conduct hearings and makes determinations of cases which arise within the jurisdiction of the City, exercising jurisdiction over all offenses against ordinances of the City and over misdemeanors defined by State law which are committed within the City. Exercise considerable independent judgment. Conduct juvenile hearings as a juvenile court referee. Conduct legal research. Set bail and issue orders regarding disposition of arrested persons. Apply thorough knowledge of Arizona criminal law, City ordinances and related laws and regulations applicable to a municipal court.
A minimum of 5 years as a practicing attorney. This experience must be comprehensive enough to ensure the ability to perform the duties of the position as illustrated above.
A member in good standing with the State Bar Association of Arizona.
Graduation from a recognized college or university with a JD or equivalent degree.
Must reside within a reasonable radius of the City of Chandler.