Telecommute Staff Attorney

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Monday, September 17, 2018

This job expires in 25 days

Job Category: Legal, Non-profit

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Flexible, Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Doctorate

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

Nonprofit organization is filling a position for a Telecommuting Staff Attorney.

Candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Advising on policy, lobbying, and litigation work
  • Negotiating, drafting, and reviewing a wide variety of contracts
  • Advising on a variety of intellectual property issues, including copyright and trademark issues

Position 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 state of the United States
  • Ability to think strategically and creatively, and to proactively identify and resolve legal and business issues
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, handling varied tasks simultaneously while meeting tight deadlines
  • Proven excellent legal research and writing skills
  • Proven excellent oral and written communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills