§ 5.  

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  • The city manager shall appoint a city solicitor. No person shall be eligible to the office who is not an attorney at law, duly admitted to practice in this state. He shall serve the council, officers and boards of the city as legal counsel and attorney, and shall represent the city in all proceedings in court. He shall act as prosecuting attorney in the municipal court. He shall perform all other duties now or hereafter imposed upon city solicitors by the laws of the state, unless otherwise provided by ordinance of the council, and such other duties as the council may impose upon him consistent with his office. The solicitor shall appoint his assistants and fix their salaries, but the maximum number of assistants and the total amounts of the assistants' salaries shall be fixed by council. The assistants shall hold their offices at the pleasure of the solicitor.

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