The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, (the Campaign) is a leader in the fight to reduce tobacco use and its devastating consequences in the United States and around the world. It is the principal policy advocacy organization devoted primarily to countering the lethal influence of the tobacco industry on public policy.
The Campaign seeks a Staff Attorney to engage in cutting-edge legal and policy advocacy, and related litigation. Based in Washington, D.C. and report... read more
Counsel, Data Privacy & Protection
Duties: Working closely with the Senior Director & Counsel, Data Privacy & Protection, provides legal advice on sophisticated and high-level initiatives throughout the organization. Provides increasingly complex legal counsel for the Privacy Office on incidents. Interacts with senior managers and employees in all departments across the company to provide legal advice on complex privacy and data security questions raised to the Privacy Of... read more
Senior Staff Attorney - Power And Democracy
The candidate will be responsible for leading, supporting, and implementing strategic initiatives to advance objectives and goals of the Power and Democracy Program including litigating issues and publicly advocating for the organization’s position on issues. Will also support the legal, policy, and advocacy needs of our grassroots partners in local communities. Work in support of the overall strategic success of the Power and ... read more
The candidate will represent children in trial courts, appeals, and administrative proceedings in connection with Child In Need of Assistance (CINA) cases. Will provide other assistance to child clients as needed. Handle all functions related to casework from initial intake through representation of clients before all relevant agencies, courts, etc. Staff attorneys may be expected to work with other attorneys, law graduates, paralegals, social workers, and s...
The candidate will represent low income clients in court, assist with outreach and intake as needed. Areas of practice include to family law, housing law, consumer law, employment law. Prior legal services experience is desirable. Must have Admission to Maryland Bar or another state bar and eligibility and willingness to apply for admission to the Maryland Bar at the earliest opportunity. Spanish language proficiency desirable.
Duties: Represent low income clients in court, assist with outreach and intake as needed. Provide coverage at Prince George's County American Jobs Center (AJC) as part of firm Workforce Legal Services Project. Areas of practice include family law, housing law, consumer law, employment law, expungment law. Geographic coverage includes Prince George’s and Howard County. Local travel required.
Qualifications: Admitted to practice in the State of Maryland, ...
Supervising Immigration Attorney
RESPONSIBILITIES: Oversee and provide legal representation in immigration cases, including both affirmative applications and representation of clients in removal proceedings, as well as potential appellate work in front of the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) and federal Circuit Courts. Under the supervision of Senior Manager of Legal Services, support immigration team, including the immigration staff attorney,immigration paralegals, and ...
The candidates should have good academic credentials. Law students beginning their third year, recent law school graduates, and those with judicial clerkships can apply for sponsorship for a post-graduate fellowship.
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Summer Law Fellowships
Fellows will work with attorneys, outside counsel from major national law firms, lobbyists, and organizational allies and congressional and White House staff members on legislative, regulatory and internal corporate matters. Practice areas include constitutional, contract, criminal, education, employment, disability, family, benefits, tax, health care, immigration, intellectual property, media, military and real estate law. Fellows undertake projects...
Legal Fellow, Reproductive Rights and Health
Duties: The Fellow will assist in the Center’s legal and policy work to expand access to birth control at the state and federal level and in the Center’s response to attacks on birth control. Will be responsible for operating, maintaining and analyzing results of the Center’s national hotline on women’s preventive health services, including birth control. Gathering, summarizing, and analyzing research and data from legal...
In-House Counsel Intern
Interns will conduct legal research, prepare in-house legal memoranda and draft and review contracts. Work in specific practice areas includes: Employment Practice: Assist legal staff with advising on employment matters and employment benefits systems, ensure compliance with employment laws, review employment materials, and assist with defending employment-related claims. Corporate Compliance: Assist legal staff with conducting and documenting cor...
Senior Counsel, Education
Duties: Engage in federal advocacy on issues affecting women and girls before Congress and relevant administrative agencies; Build coalitions and partnerships to identify and advance policy goals; Research and analyze policy and legal issues and draft a variety of written materials; Represent clients in negotiations and litigation addressing issues of educational equity; Manage staff on the education team and supervise cross-cutting projects using...
Assistant General Counsel
Responsibilities: Fostering sound corporate governance practices, maintaining the organizations’ good standing with federal and state corporate and tax regulators, and ensuring compliance with IRS guidelines relating to lobbying and political activities of nonprofit organizations. Advising on employment matters and benefits systems, ensuring compliance with employment laws, training of all staff managers and review of employment materials, and d...
Temporary Senior Staff Attorney - Power And Democracy
The candidate will be responsible for leading, supporting, and implementing strategic initiatives to advance objectives and goals of the Power and Democracy Program including litigating issues and publicly advocating for the organization’s position on issues. Will also support the legal, policy, and advocacy needs of our grassroots partners in local communities. Work in support of the overall strategic success of the ... read more
Duties: Litigate in federal and/or state courts; Conduct legal research and write legal memoranda, briefs and articles; Lead investigations, identify plaintiffs for impact lawsuits and develop new cases; Conduct in-depth research of potentially highly offensive subject matter such as white supremacist and hate group activity; Represent the Lawyers’ Committee in coalitions with other civil rights, tech policy and civil society organizations; Advocate for... read more
2020-2021 Digital Justice Legal Fellowship
The Fellow’s work will focus on the impacts of technology and data practices on African Americans and other marginalized communities, such as voter suppression and disinformation on social media; data discrimination in economic opportunities; online hate and harassment; and government surveillance. Will develop a variety of advocacy skills, including experience in litigation, public policy and corporate accountability. read more