Job Details

Legal Counsel

Company name

Alliance Defending Freedom

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Years of Experience

Min 4 yrs required


Washington, DC

Date Last Verified

Mar 13,2018

Posted on

Mar 12,2018
Practice Area
Civil Rights >> Civil Rights
Entertainment and New Media >> Entertainment and New Media
Apply for this job
Your Email:
Upload Resume:

24 hits


Legal Counsel Duties: Conduct legal research; Interview prospective and current clients and witnesses; Conduct appropriate discovery in all forms; Represent clients in court and/or before quasi-judicial or administrative government agencies; interpret laws, rulings, and regulations for individuals and organizations; Confer with colleagues to establish and verify basis for legal advocacy; Present clients’ and positions to the media; Advise allied attorneys on legal issues within areas of competence; Network and develop relationships with allied attorneys, and/or potential allied attorneys; Cooperate with Development team, including speaking engagements and other events; Train junior attorneys; perform quality control via review and editing of trainee’s drafts; in-house workshop, and one-on-one mentoring.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: JD Degree and 4 years of litigation experience; Strong research, writing, and oral advocacy skills; Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office, and Westlaw; Excellent organizational skills; Excellent communication skills, both oral and written; Excellent analytical skills; Strong attention to detail and proven project management skills; Excellent problem solving skills; Proven customer service and excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to: Professionally handle confidential information; Work, motivate, and initiate within a team; Willingness and ability to travel as necessary; Practice in the US courts and pass any necessary bar examinations.

Additional info

Send writing sample with resume.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Alliance Defending Freedom
15100 N. 90th Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85260

Similar Jobs:

Director, Legal Network for Gender Equity Duties: Spearhead strategies to expand the reach and impact of the Legal Network for Gender Equity and manage its operations. Design and oversee processes and methods to achieve the objec...
National Legal and Public Policy Director The candidate will create and manage all aspects of Center; coordinate requests that are received by the legal center; oversees cooperating attorneys as they engage in litigation in state...
Staff Attorney Responsibilities: In consultation with co-counsel inside and outside, devises and executes strategic plans in complex litigation through the following activities: conducts depositions and discovery, negotiates and ...