RESPONSIBILITIES: Reviews and advises on matters of corporate governance and contracts; Perform other duties as assigned by the General Counsel. Manage outside counsel and consultants. Advice on strategic issues in connection with legal issues. Help navigate complex strategic transactions and ensure the completion of contracts. Manage and work with internal resources to comply with regulatory requirements. Participate in drafting briefs, memoranda, contracts,... read more
Duties: Coordinates and reviews state and local project plans and material for compliance with tax and election law. Works with the National Political Team and chapter political teams to design and adjust organizational plans to ensure compliance with regulations and Sierra Club guidelines. Develops schedules and plans to meet all state and local regulatory reporting deadlines. As needed, files or supports the filing of state and local level regulatory re... read more
Assistant General Counsel
Responsibilities: Identify and anticipate potential legal issues and propose solutions to complex situations raising difficult legal and operational concerns. Interact and engage with FCC staff on numerous matters, including audits, enforcement, and programmatic issues. Effectively communicate, both in writing and orally, with internal clients, the FCC, the Board and external contacts concerning legal matters. Work on corporate law related matters... read more
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...
Senior Grants and Contracts Manager / Counsel
The candidate will work with colleagues in a timely manner to develop a project's overall contractual structure so that the full suite of potential agreements and obligations is laid out and well understoond. Will prepare, draft and negotiate the terms and conditions of contractual agreements, particularly instruments that support biomedical research initiatives, including research collaboration agreements, scientific service a...
The candidate will be responsible for: Conduct research, interviews clients, witnesses. Represent client in court, and before quasi-judicial or administrative agencies of government; interprets laws, rulings, and regulations for individuals and businesses. Confer with colleagues to establish and verify basis for legal proceedings. Cooperate with Development team, including speaking engagements and other events. Review in-house contracts and legal issues. Inte... read more
Duties: Support the Chief Legal Officer in handling a variety of legal matters for the organization as assigned. Tasks may be focused in several different areas including, litigation, business management, contracting, compliance or consulting, depending on the needs of the office. Manage contract review as assigned. Provide advice on legal matters as assigned. Support claims, litigation and insurance matters as assigned Support office budget, management, co... read more
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... read more