Job Details

Senior Staff Counsel – (Labor and Employment)

Company name

Massachusetts Water Resources Authority

Organization Type


Job Type


Posted on

Oct 06, 2020

Years of Experience

3-6 yrs required


Boston, MA, United States


Practice Area
Government / Public Law >> Government / Public Law
Labor & Employment >> Labor & Employment
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Massachusetts Water Resources Authority

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The MWRA is seeking a Senior Staff Counsel – Labor and Employment. The position includes providing advice and counsel in all areas of federal and state labor and employment law and representing the Authority in state and federal courts and in administrative and arbitration proceedings involving labor and employment matters. The position also includes: researching, analyzing and determining  applicability of federal, state and local laws, regulations, and case law, etc.; preparing and analyzing memoranda, pleadings, motions, briefs, legal documents, claim documents, contract documents, and collective bargaining agreements;  developing and drafting rules, regulations, policies and procedures; reviewing and analyzing legislation; and conducting legal research as required.

The position requires a bachelor’s degree and a Juris Doctorate from an ABA-accredited law school. An understanding of the substantive area of Labor and Employment law acquired by at least three (3) to six (6) years of relevant experience is also required. Massachusetts State and Federal Bar License is required. (State bar admission must be obtained as of date of hire. Federal bar admission must be obtained no later than 6 months after hire.)

Salary Range: $1716.49 to $2626.51 Annually (Starting salary commensurate with experience). For complete job description and application requirements see:

Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sex or gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or veteran status.

Company info

Massachusetts Water Resources Authority

Company Profile

MWRA is a Massachusetts public authority established by an act of the Legislature in 1984 to provide wholesale water and sewer services to 3.1 million people and more than 5,500 large industrial users in 61 metropolitan Boston communities.