The candidate should be law student or recent law graduate. Will collaborate to design and implement a fellowship project to support Work. She or he will work with a team of experienced attorneys led by our legal director. Roles and Responsibilities: Research issues related to proposed fellowship; Draft fellowship proposal in collaboration with company; Ensure timely submission of all fellowship materials; Once approved for a fellowship, work closely with tea... read more
Duties: Manage high-volume case load concerning various immigration matters including asylum, special immigrant juvenile status, family-based petitions and visas, non-immigrant visa processing, TPS, NACARA, adjustment of status, naturalization, hardship waivers, Cancellation of Removal, U- and T-Visas, and other motions and legal memoranda as needed. Assist with the intake process and provide phone and in-person interviews and consultations to prospect... read more
Assistant General Counsel, Chief Privacy Officer
Duties: Under limited supervision, serves as Health Care Compliance and Privacy Officer. Oversees compliance of covered entities under HIPAA, HITECH and data protection laws and regulations. Oversees Business Associate Agreements (BAAs), advises senior management on health care compliance with laws and regulations, corporate compliance program, conducts training and is responsible for breach notification. May supervise pa... read more
Part-time Research Attorney - Associate Research Scientist
The candidate will assist with a federally-funded public health project on state and federal policy pertaining to underage drinking and the harms associated with it. Analyze and code alcohol policy statutes and regulations across the 50 states and D.C. Develop summaries suitable for non-legal professionals.
Post-Graduate Legal Fellowship
Fellows will involve assisting legal team with the full range of immigration practice. Must be bilingual (speaking, oral comprehension, reading and writing). Must have: Admission or pending admission to a state bar is required. Admission or pending admission to DC or Maryland bar is strongly preferred (for DC office fellowship). Admission or pending admission to Virginia Bar is strongly preferred (for VA office fellowship). Previous relevant ...
The candidate will be responsible for: Develops advocacy priorities and strategies to promote fair and humane refugee and immigration policies, with a particular emphasis on U.S. asylum policy. Conducts policy analysis on HIAS’ advocacy priorities, with a particular emphasis on U.S. asylum law and policies. Conduct policy-focused research, with a focus on U.S. asylum law and policies. Pursues policy and advocacy goals that reflect cross-departmental, cross...
Assistant General Counsel
Duties: Provide legal support to entities in Latin America. Support new registrations and office openings. Assist in banking and tax matters. Review grants, sub-agreements and select contracts. Conduct country-level investigations. Assist in ensuring compliance with country office board governance. . Draft and/or review grants, sub-grants & contracts. Draft and/or review agency grants, sub-grants and contracts. Assist Contracting Officer in prepar...
Associate General Counsel
Duties: Oversees OGC’s review and plain language drafting of grants and contracts. Oversees OGC’s monitoring of compliance with local registration and local governance requirements globally. Provides legal guidance on micro-lending program. Oversees the continuous improvement of standard forms in OGC’s portfolio. Performs and supervises legal research on a range of legal issues affecting initiatives, projects and operations, advises on the s...
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The candidate will conduct legal advocacy in the Chesapeake Bay watershed and Mid-Atlantic region, with an emphasis on the Clean Water Act, improving state permitting programs and administration, as well as watchdogging permits. Work closely with EAC staff, coalition partners, and clients on Chesapeake Bay-related enforcement priorities. Investigate and develop cases, analyze policy issues, and litigate against both agency and corporate defendants. Must be L...
Counsel - Enforcement
The candidate will be responsible for: Resolve non-complex Enforcement matters based on rigorous assessment and effective advocacy; Execute an effective risk-based legal strategy to assess the record fairly; Recommend a fair and effective outcome, accurately assessing the evidence and applying a well-reasoned legal framework to the case; Identify potential risks, defenses, individual liability and Principal Considerations; Effectively negotiate settle...
Vice President, Assistant General Counsel
The candidate will be responsible for: Collaborate effectively with the General Counsel, Deputy General Counsel, other PGMs, and Regional Counsels to provide collective leadership of the Legal Department. Ensure horizontal and vertical communication and collaboration within the Department necessary to provide high quality, integrated legal services that protect **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***., meet **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***.'s business objectives and ach...
Duties: Provide civil legal advocacy and representation related to protective and peace orders for victims of gender-based violence; Offer other victims’ rights representation, including privacy protections, assistance with the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board, victim impact statements, restitution, and Title IX assistance; Provide trauma-informed consultations, legal information and referrals to pro se litigants; Participate in grant and report writin...
Principal Counsel, Ethics
The candidate will create, interpret, advise on, monitor and maintain various conflicts-of-interest programs at organization, at all times acting in an independent and confidential manner. Will independently counsel senior executives and senior managers in departments across the company regarding complex conflicts of interest questions raised to the Ethics Office. Present recommendations regarding solutions and outcomes for significant conflicts i...
Immigration Staff Attorney
Duties: Represent low-income immigrants, including victims of crime and children. Conduct intakes and represent victims of crime in immigration matters, including SIJS, asylum, VAWA petitions, U and T Visa applications, DACA and removal proceedings; Represent clients in immigration matter before USCIS, ICE, DOS and EOIR, as well as DC and Maryland Circuit Courts to obtain SIJS predicate orders; represent clients in federal courts in APA and/or ma... read more
Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel
Duties: Represent as chief legal officer; Develop and lead corporate legal strategy consistent with mission and culture; Serve as a key member of the CEO’s executive team; Lead a sophisticated in-house legal team of 20 attorneys, paralegals and other professionals. Advise on all legal needs, including a variety of tax, governance, media law, intellectual property, litigation, labor, employment, and other regulatory and legal matter... read more
Duties: Manage and supervise legal and administrative staff at the District Court Self-Help Resource Center. This includes supervision of and provision of legal assistance to self-represented litigants in connection with civil cases before the Circuit and District Courts of Maryland, including Landlord and Tenant Matters, Family Law Matters (divorce, custody, child support, and guardianship), Civil Claims, Expungement and Shielding of Records, Consume... read more