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Staff Attorney

Company name

Center for Reproductive Rights

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Jan 24,2018

Posted on

Dec 28,2017
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Staff Attorney, U.S. Litigation Programs The candidate will conduct all aspects of litigation, including legal research and analysis, discovery and motion practice, assisting with trials and appeals. Maintain client relationships, including providing compliance advice. Supervise interns. Represent the Center at public events, conferences, and coalition meetings. Maintain other important institutional relationships. Participate actively in program planning. Work with Communications and Development departments to provide support and information, as needed, including handling press calls. Work on other projects, as needed, such as legal analyses related to Center legislative and advocacy priorities. Must have JD degree and New York active bar membership required or willingness to become a member within 18 months of hire. (District of Columbia bar membership if permitted to be based in D.C.). Should have 3+ years' litigation experience, including judicial clerkship(s). Outstanding legal analysis skills, including the ability to develop complex legal arguments is required. Excellent research, writing, and oral advocacy skills is needed. Experience with reproductive rights issues or with human rights, LGBTQ rights, racial justice, economic or social justice and ability to connect and integrate to reproductive rights is must. Experience working with or on behalf marginalized communities is a plus. Deadline: 13-Mar-2018

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Center for Reproductive Rights
120 Wall Street
New York City, NY 10005
Fax: 917-637-3666

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