Principal Counsel, Enforcement
Duties: Resolve all types of Enforcement matters based on objective and complete assessment of the facts and law, including independently resolving non-complex matters. Determine and execute an effective risk-based legal strategy to complete and 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, indivi... read more
Duties: Coordinate the delivery of legal advice and counsel with staff and advocates in substantive law units in City and statewide advocacy support services in the areas of family, consumer, foreclosure prevention, elder law, public benefits, and housing law in an efficient, effective, client-centered, and compassionate manner. Provide positive leadership to a staff that consists of a supervising attorney, staff attorneys, paralegals, law clerks, and admin... read more
Federal Regulatory Counsel
Duties: Lead and continue to build as the flagship progressive federal regulatory coalition of 200+ organizations and 400+ advocates. Lead monthly coalition meetings, strategy sessions, and conduct daily monitoring and weekly digest work. Lead efforts to identify key priority issues for advocacy and develop substantive comments on proposed federal regulations and guidance, partnering with other organizations, centering the voices and experience... read more
Senior Policy Counsel
Duties: Represent at national legal roundtable and ensure we leverage the impact of national groups, law schools clinics, academic thought leaders, and pro bono firms and attorneys. Work with policy and advocacy teams to develop national, state and local legislative and policy initiatives, assessing gaps and providing recommendation. Support outreach efforts to Civil Rights and Voting Rights communities on forms of ranked choice voting, with a focus o...
Senior Legal Counsel
The candidate will provide legal support in connection with preparing responses to requests for proposals and other business development activities directed to the federal government. Provide legal support in connection with reviewing and negotiating contracts with the federal government and implementing and operating federal contracts. To the extent permitted, maintain relationships with Department of Defense (and other agency) legal staff to facilita...
Duties: Responsible for contributing to the Voting Rights Tracker and supporting advocacy work. Summarize existing law and monitor and analyze legislation as it is introduced and amended in an assigned group of states for the Voting Rights Tracker and other legal survey instruments. Support advocacy work by providing legal and legislative analyses, drafting legislation and other written products for various legal and non-legal audiences, and proactively...
Responsibilities: Coordinating with project contract organizers and lobbyists (where applicable), allied organizations, grassroots advocates, and opinion leaders to advance marijuana policy reform legislation and defeat regressive legislation. This includes: Direct lobbying (meeting with state legislators); testifying in writing and in person before state legislative committees; developing relationships with local media and conducting interviews; develo...
Duties: Build and maintain relationships with relevant congressional and executive branch staff in federal agencies, including responding to questions from external sources regarding pending federal legislation and initiatives; Analyze federal policy proposals and draft reports and white papers designed to influence policymakers and other stakeholders; Research and draft memoranda, letters and analyses of federal bills, and comments on proposed administrativ...
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Policy Counsel/Associate or Senior Policy Counsel/Associate - Voting Rights
Duties: Analyze federal policy proposals and draft reports and white papers designed to influence policymakers and other stakeholders; Monitor key developments in assigned issue areas and identify opportunities for engagement and advancing the organization’s policy agenda; Develop and produce advocacy tools for various audiences concerning important voting rights litigation and federal policies; ...
Federal Policy Counsel
Duties: Lead and continue to build the Religious Equality and Liberty (REAL) Coalition in partnership with the steering committee and engaged organizations; Liaise with the White House and federal agencies to develop strong, productive connections that facilitate effective advocacy on substantive policy proposals; Lead and perform legal research and writing work for substantive federal regulatory proposals and policies to achieve policy advances for ...
Consulting Counsel/Senior Consulting Counsel - LEG
The candidate will work under the supervision of the Assistant General Counsel (AGC) responsible for the Administrative Law Unit, or a Senior Counsel designated by the AGC, and will be responsible for handling a wide range of legal matters under the purview of the Unit. Will include conducting research on legal issues and drafting a variety of internal documents setting forth legal advice in all matters specified above. Wi...
Senior Staff Attorney -Power & Democracy
Duties: Work in support of the overall strategic success of the Power and Democracy Team. Recommend revisions to team procedures and practices to incorporate best practices and address changes in the legal landscape and cultural environment. Serve as lead attorney on federal and state civil and appellate litigation in selected strategic areas, including developing legal strategy and leading the litigation team to execute it. Cultiva...
Associate General Counsel, Corporate Governance & Regulatory
Duties: Leads a team advising leaders, staff, directors and trustees in support of an engaged Board of Directors, Board of Trustees, and complex governance environment. Establishes strong working relationships with colleagues in the Office of General Counsel, executives, directors and trustees. Provides advice on corporate governance, including ethics, conflicts of interest, and financial reporting and operation ...
Candidate will work with a team of internal and external attorneys, policy experts, and researchers to analyze election and voting laws, provide legal guidance to the organization and state officials, and to bring and support litigation to protect elections, voting, and democracy. Will: Evaluate developments in state voting legislation and litigation; analyze state voting and election bills, laws, and legal activity; and work with our Legal, Policy, Research, and C... read more
Policy and Litigation Attorney
Duties: Closely monitor legal, policy, and political developments with regard to unaccompanied and separated immigrant children, analyze implications of proposed legislation, executive orders, and policy directives, and assist in developing and implementing advocacy strategies when necessary. Monitor litigation impacting unaccompanied and separated immigrant children and review and analyze implications of court decisions and other litigatio... read more
Assistant General Counsel
Duties: Provides advice and counsel regarding matters of regulatory compliance and/or law. Interprets and reviews laws, rules, regulations, and investor requirements affecting Navy Federal operations to optimize credit union effectiveness. Responds to General Counsel and senior management requests for interpretation and/or application of laws, regulations, and investor requirements. Acts as primary liaison with Navy Federal business units to facil... read more