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Attorney in Washington, DC

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Company name

The Humane Society of the United States.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Washington, DC

Date Last Verified

Sep 21,2018

Posted on

Aug 03,2018

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Senior Regulatory Specialist The candidate will helping to lead the organization’s federal agency efforts to improve and enforce federal regulations by numerous federal agencies. Will be implementing strategies for advancing the organization’s regulatory agenda and acting as liaison between HSLF/HSUS staff and officials at federal agencies. Providing guidance to team members on the most strategic areas to focus the organization’s resources. Persuading and influencing high-level agency officials to propose regulations and enforce laws that support the protection of animals. Providing guidance to HSLF legislative staff on priority initiatives during the federal budget process. Providing assistance on federal legislative work where needed. Drafting comments/letters to the agencies and overseeing resources in support of agency efforts (action alerts, blogs, work with coalition partners). Reviewing press releases and other media materials. Must have Law Degree. Should have 5+ years of experience working with federal agencies to develop and enforce regulations. Understanding of the regulatory process and case law impacting federal regulations and policies is essential. Knowledge of the laws implemented by the federal agencies affecting animals is required. Strong verbal and written communication skills is essential.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
The Humane Society of the United States.
2100 L Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037
Phone: 301-548-7701