University of Tennessee Municipal Technical Advisory Service
Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Type: Full Time
The MTAS legislative legal consultant provides professional advice and technical assistance to Tennessee municipalities, as well as to, related state government, association, and affiliate stakeholders. A portion of this consultant's work will focus on the municipal impact of legislative action and related policy issues in cooperation with the Tennessee Municipal League. This consultant also conducts research, develops and maintains timely technical reports and publications on critical issues, develops and teaches training courses, and assists other consultants in the agency in the performance of individual and team projects. (Nashville office with a hybrid office/home office schedule)
About University of Tennessee Municipal Technical Advisory Service
MTAS was created in 1949 to provide technical assistance to municipal governments within the state of Tennessee. MTAS legal consultants help city officials deal with the complexities of today's municipal legal environment. Services offered by MTAS attorneys include writing legal opinions, preparing and revising city charters, drafting ordinances and resolutions, and providing copies of sample ordinances from other cities. Legal consultants may not provide legal advice to private citizens.