Magistrate Opening: Shaker Heights Municipal Court

The Shaker Heights Municipal Court seeks candidates for the position of full-time magistrate. The applicant shall be an attorney-at-law licensed in Ohio who resides in the court district. The position of full-time magistrate prohibits the private practice of law. The applicant shall have at least 5 years of experience in criminal and civil matters. Applications consisting of cover letter, a current resume with references, and legal writing samples shall be submitted no later than June 6, 2016, to the Honorable K. J. Montgomery, Shaker Heights Municipal Court, 3355 Lee Road, Shaker Heights, OH   44120 or by e-mail to jfjohnson@shakerheightscourt.org. Salary will depend on experience. Minimum starting salary is $71,968 plus a generous benefit package. Applicants will be contacted if an interview is desired by the court. Please do not call.