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University of Missouri-Kansas City – Dean of the School of Law

University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC), one of the four University of Missouri campuses, is a doctoral research-intensive public university offering traditional and interdisciplinary programs and serving approximately 14,500 students. The University is well positioned to address the demands of the times in a dynamic and diverse city that deserves and requires the benefits that accrue from a strong public university.

The Dean will ideally possess a commitment to innovation in legal education and a broad knowledge of the legal profession. A juris doctorate is required. Candidates must have a demonstrated record of successful executive leadership and comparable credentials and/or experience sufficient to warrant the respect and confidence of the academic community. The ideal candidate will be experienced in partnering with the legal community as well as the business and civic communities at large. We expect strong experience in the critical areas of administration, fundraising, and commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Nominations and inquiries, which will be treated in confidence, are welcomed and should be sent to: umhrexecutivesearch@umsystem.edu. Applicants who wish to apply should submit a letter expressing interest in and perspectives on the position, curriculum vitae, and other materials supporting candidacy, including names and contact information for at least four references to www.umkc.edu/jobs. References will not be contacted until advanced stages of screening, and candidates will receive prior notification. Applications will be reviewed until position is filled. Applications should be submitted by January 30, 2018 for fullest consideration.

Check the application here: School of Law Dean Advertisement Final 12.15.17.docx as

Health Care Professional Liability Attorney – Kansas City

Polsinelli, a top AmLaw 100 national law firm, is seeking highly-qualified and motivated mid-level attorney for our Health Care Professional Liability practice. The position will be based in Kansas City. This is an off-track position. Ideal candidates will have 3-5 years of legal experience in medical malpractice, personal injury or civil litigation. Experience in the healthcare industry is a plus. Candidates should have excellent academic credentials, experience in a law firm or similar environment and superior writing, communication, multi-tasking and problem-solving skills. Relocation support is available for highly qualified candidates. Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and law school transcript via polsinelli.com directed to Cristy M. Johnson, Director of Firm-Wide Legal Recruiting.

Tech Transactions & Data Privacy Associate – Multiple offices

Polsinelli, a top AmLaw 100 national law firm, is seeking highly-qualified and motivated mid-level associate for our Tech Transactions and Data Privacy practice in our Atlanta, St. Louis or Kansas City office. Ideal candidates will have 2-5 years of legal experience. Candidates should have excellent academic credentials, experience in a law firm or similar environment and superior writing, communication and problem-solving skills. Relocation support is available for highly qualified candidates. Qualified applicants should submit cover letter, resume and transcript via polsinelli.comdirected to Cristy M. Johnson, Director of Firm-Wide Legal Recruiting.

https://www.polsinelli.com/careers/lateral-recruiting