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Principal duties: The Staff Attorney will be responsible for managing a docket of cases involving anti-Semitism and discrimination that targets students in American colleges and universities; organizing and overseeing LDB’s Law Student Chapter and JIGSAW (Justice Initiative Guiding Student Activists Worldwide) Fellowship programs; delivering written and oral presentations to a variety of audiences; interviewing witnesses and potential complainants; researching substantive issues of federal and state law; conducting intake activities, including assessment of potential actions; preparing legal complaints, briefs, and related documents; and researching and analyzing public policy issues. Additional duties may include interacting with complainants, witnesses, government officials, public interest advocates, other nonprofit organizations, university administrators, activists and/or the public; assisting in the preparation of conferences, workshops, lectures and symposia; preparing continuing legal education materials; developing public policy white papers and related policy materials; and generally providing trusted legal and policy support. The Staff Attorney may also be responsible for supervising the work of interns, clerks, and assistants.

Qualifications: The successful candidate should have legal experience, a J.D. and excellent academic credentials from an ABA-accredited law school; maintain the highest standards of integrity; exhibit excellence in legal analysis and writing; and display, at all times and to all persons, a courteous, professional and cooperative attitude. A demonstrated interest in LDB’s mission is preferred. Please submit a resume and cover letter to info@brandeiscenter.com.

Principal duties: The Staff Attorney will be responsible for managing a docket of cases involving anti-Semitism and discrimination that targets students in American colleges and universities; organizing and overseeing LDB’s Law…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    October 4, 2021
  • Education
    J.D. Required

Salary

At least USD 100,000Competitive nonprofit legal salary.

Benefits

Health Insurance

401(k)

Paid Time Off

Parental Leave

Health Insurance

401(k)

Paid Time Off

Parental Leave

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
1717 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20006, United States
Suite 1025

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Application Process and Timing: Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Please send any inquiries by electronic mail to info@brandeiscenter.com. No phone calls or faxes, please.

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