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ProfileDirector of Litigation
Qualification and Experience
The candidate must be a graduate of an ABA accredited law school and a member of the Bar of at least one state. If not already a member of the Pennsylvania Bar, candidates must be willing to obtain licensure in Pennsylvania. Deep familiarity with First Amendment law and civil litigation procedures required. Extensive experience with strategic civil liberties or civil rights litigation (8+ years of litigation experience is strongly preferred). Exceptional legal research and writing abilities needed. Demonstrated ability to work productively with outside lawyers, current and potential plaintiffs, and witnesses a must. Experience with students, faculty, or similar constituencies is helpful. Previous management experience essential.
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FIRE - Foundation for Individual Rights in Education
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