National Service Officer
Duties: Represent veterans and their families before the VA. Work within the Department of Defense (DoD), Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) and Veterans Health Administration (VHA) leadership to ensure timely and professional care and treatment of warriors. Develop and maintain relationships with related health care and social services providers. Provide representation to veterans/families before the VA. Work within DOD, VBA, and VHA offices t... read more
The candidate will be involved in research, analysis, writing, project committee support, and community relations in program areas including: Primary and secondary research of local and federal justice system and associated agencies’ practices; Creating public education guides which increase the general public's understanding of the civil, criminal, and juvenile justice systems through publications and educational programs; Development of local and fede... read more
Senior Legislative Specialist
The candidate will be building and maintaining relationships with congressional offices on issues of importance to advancing alternative protein research, with a focus on obtaining federal funding for alternative protein research. Drafting legislative language and writing letters, comments, policy briefs, and fact sheets to support policy priorities. Collaborating with other staff to showcase their expertise via Hill visits and congressiona... read more
Legal Fellow Program
Duties: Carry out research and ongoing political analysis related the organization's focus issues. Help Program Officers plan, organize, and carry out seminars, conferences, and workshops in Latin America; Maintain contact and coordinate work (including needs for technical assistance) with our local partners on issues related to the organization's focus issues; Monitor and analyze news & online media outlets for relevant information regarding relevan...
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.
Policy and Legal Research Intern
The Intern will assist with the execution of projects to develop resources and information to support federal policy agenda and juvenile justice reform efforts. Research federal and state regulations governing the treatment and disposition of cases involving juveniles in the juvenile court; Prepare periodic research summaries for staff as necessary or requested; Fact-check and revise a range of products to conform with CJJ style requirement...
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...
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...
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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...
he intern will participate in the preparation and delivery of these programs. Will gain extraordinary knowledge of law and policy of both the United States and China. Work closely with global experts, international organizations, and senior government officials Also gain insight into the process by which the **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. responds to and supports country development through the rule of law. This is a great opportunity to interact with delegates and...
Child Care and Early Education Director
The candidate will develop, articulate, and implement a strategic vision for the child care and early education team in partnership with team members and other colleagues. This will be achieved in the context of organizational mission and the rapidly changing policy environment. Management and supervision: Implement the team’s work plan; supervise a team of highly-collaborative experts with attention to individual professional deve...
Director of Health Equity
The candidate will develop and implement a vision and plan to move forward the Center’s legal and policy work on health equity and justice issues. Working in close partnership with other Center staff, will play a leadership role in ensuring that the Center’s mission is advanced at the federal and state level by educating, engaging, and working closely with policymakers, coalition partners, and other key stakeholders. Develop and spearhead stra...
Clerk will work with one of the nation's premiere education advocacy organizations, advancing quality education for all students. Will work with experienced, sophisticated advocates who will love you for lightening their loads and who can write sterling letters of recommendation. Will do substantial work on substantial issues. Will get to test interest in entering the non-profit advocacy world. Some experience with legal research and analysis is necessary. Some e...
The candidate will be Drafting simple legal documents; Coordinating and proofing appellate court filings, including formatting briefs, appendices, and exhibits according to court rules; and Checking citations for accuracy and formatting, according to Bluebook rules; Conducting research of case law, social science, and other areas as needed, and drafting detailed memoranda communicating the results of such research; Assisting attorneys in tracking deve... read more
Deputy Executive Director
Duties: Lead Advancement Project in implementation of its strategic vision and goals, building alignment across all teams, initiatives, and staff. Understand, articulate, and operationalize the Executive Director’s ideas and perspectives in pursuit of Advancement Project’s strategic objectives and programmatic goals. Ensure alignment and prioritization of programmatic goals and activities in pursuit of mission and strategic objectives; m... read more
Senior Advocate, United States Program
Responsibilities: Contribute to setting overall strategic goals and objectives for the US Program’s work on racial equity in the United States and ending systemic racism, with a focus on the immigration and criminal legal systems, and the need for reparative justice; Build working relationships with policymakers, partner organizations, and other relevant actors in Washington, DC, to generate support for human rights-respecting US do... read more