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File #: RES 20-1220    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
In control: City Council
Final action: 9/9/2020
Title: Appointing Nilan Johnson Lewis P.A. a special counsel for the purpose of providing advice and counsel on personnel matters.
Sponsors: Amy Brendmoen
Attachments: 1. Nilan Johnson Retainer Agreement, 2. Administrative Code 3.02, 3. Financial Analysis, 4. File Summary

Title

Appointing Nilan Johnson Lewis P.A. a special counsel for the purpose of providing advice and counsel on personnel matters.

 

Body

RESOLVED, that upon request and recommendation of the City Attorney, the Council of the City of Saint Paul does hereby appoint Nilan, Johnson, Lewis, P.A. as special counsel and authorizes the appropriate City officials to enter into an agreement with Nilan, Johnson, Lewis, P.A., under the direction of attorney Ellen Brinkman, for the purpose of providing advice and counsel on personnel matters and preventing an impermissible conflict of interest on the part of the City Attorney.

 

FURTHER RESOLVED, that the compensation to be paid for the services of said special counsel shall be in accordance with the City Attorney Fee Policy established for the appointments of all such special counsel now and in the future, and the total fees to be paid to said special counsel shall be in accord with such policy, shall be reasonable and will not exceed $225 per hour, and shall take into account the factors listed in Rule 1.5 of the Rules of Professional Conduct.

 

 

Date NameDistrictOpinionCommentAction
9/8/2020 10:31 AMSharonSen64 Against Sharon lifelong citizen of St.Paul and State of MN does not give Consent to hire OutSide Counsel re PERSONNEL MATTERS indicating Immigration Amy has exceeded her Authoity/Jurisdiction http://crimes-against-humanity.blogspot.com and http://sharonsenate64.blogspot.com