Remote Staff Attorney

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: Salary

Posted: Friday, November 16, 2018

This job expires in 7 days

Job Category: Legal, Non-profit

Telecommute Level: Majority

Travel Requirements: Possible Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Education Level: Doctorate

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A non-profit farm animal rights organization is seeking a Remote Staff Attorney.

Core Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Advising on all legal work to advance the company's farm animal protection mission
  • Negotiating, drafting, and reviewing a wide variety of contracts
  • Advising on compliance with federal, state, and local lobbying laws and regulations

Skills and Requirements Include:

  • Juris Doctor with a preferred minimum of 2 years’ experience in the practice of law
  • Status as a member in good standing of the bar in the District of Columbia or any other US state
  • Proven excellent legal research and writing skills
  • Proven excellent oral and written communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated interest in farm animal protection and knowledge
  • Able to think strategically and creatively