Job Details

Contract Attorney

Company name

Public Justice Center

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Salary

USD 40000

Location

Baltimore, MD

Date Last Verified

Feb 20,2018

Posted on

Jan 07,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
Contract Law >> Contract Law
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CONTRACT ATTORNEY Candidate will work on a contractual basis on its bail reform litigation effort. Will conduct legal research, factual investigation, and litigation development and support, under the supervision of Legal Director.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Maryland Bar admission or admission to another state bar preferred. Ability to speak, comprehend and write Spanish preferred. Experience in social justice advocacy, public interest law, and race equity analysis preferred. Ability to work collaboratively with others both in and outside of the PJC, including clients, other advocacy organizations, coalition members, governmental officials, and attorneys. Excellent legal analytic and strategic skills. Excellent legal writing and research skills. Strong communication and collaborative skills. Strong work ethic. Excellent time management skills, ability to juggle multiple responsibilities in a timely manner.
Term: through April 2018, with the possibility of available work beyond that dependent upon additional funding.

Additional info

Send cover letter explaining interest, resume, 2 writing samples, and the names and telephone numbers of 3 references.

Company info

Becky Reynolds
Public Justice Center
500 East Lexington Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

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