Job Details

Litigation - General Attorney in Washington, DC

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Company name

American Constitution Society

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

Washington, DC

Date Last Verified

May 01,2018

Posted on

Nov 01,2017

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Profile

Assistant Director of Lawyer Chapters The candidate will help manage the existing network of ACS lawyer chapters across the country and strategic expansion of ACS lawyer chapters in new cities and states; Build a vibrant, diverse, active and cohesive network for members at all stages of their careers; Facilitate programming for lawyer chapters; Approve and handle funding for lawyer chapter events; Implement the lawyer chapter division’s budget and strategic priorities; Integrate lawyer chapter activities and chapter members into ACS’s various substantive initiatives; Develop and plan signature events to raise money and to raise ACS’s profile and broaden its impact in key legal markets around the country; Facilitate outreach to student chapter members and outside organizations; Work with the Director of Lawyer Chapters, other Assistant Director of Lawyer Chapters, Vice President of Network Advancement, and Director of Student Chapters to ensure career-long engagement of young lawyers and law students with the ACS network; Help coordinate the participation of network members with ACS special projects and career opportunities; and Other duties as may be assigned from time to time within the overall department

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Campaign or other organizing experience. Should have ability to absorb information about several moving parts; Works equally well with millennials, law students, new and seasoned lawyers, scholars, judges and public officials; Event planning and/or fundraising experience; Excellent writing skills; Thrives in an outcome-driven work culture. Should have knowledge of current legal and public policy issues. Some travel for meetings and events is required. JD degree and 2+ years of post-law school experience. Social media, HTML and Excel experience are a plus. Being based in a southern or western state is a plus.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
American Constitution Society
50 F Street, N.W.
Suite 5200
Washington, DC 20001