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Senior Staff Attorney/ Staff Attorney

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Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Washington, DC

Date Last Verified

Sep 21,2017

Posted on

Jan 04,2016
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General
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Senior Staff Attorney/ Staff Attorney The candidate will be responsible for managing a substantial docket of cases involving anti-Semitism and discrimination against Israeli students in American colleges and universities; delivering written and oral presentations to a variety of audiences; interviewing witnesses and potential complainants; researching substantive issues of federal and state law; conducting intake activities, including assessment of potential actions; preparing legal complaints, briefs, and related documents; researching and analyzing public policy issues; and delivering oral presentations to a variety of audiences. Additional duties may include working with law students to develop student groups focused on these issues; interacting with complainants, witnesses, government officials, public interest advocates, other nonprofit organizations, university administrators, activists and/or the public; assisting in the preparation of conferences, workshops, lectures and symposia; preparing continuing legal education materials; developing public policy white papers and related policy materials; and generally providing trusted legal and policy support. Senior Staff Attorney is also responsible for supervising the work of other attorneys and assistants.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have a J.D. and excellent academic credentials from an ABA-accredited law school and maintain the highest standards of integrity; maintain membership in the District of Columbia bar; exhibit excellence in legal analysis and writing; and display, at all times and to all persons, a courteous, professional and cooperative attitude. Significant litigation experience and a demonstrated interest in company’s mission are preferred for Staff Attorney and required for Senior Staff Attorney.

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