Staff Attorney

New York  [Hybrid]

$100,000-$120,000

Description:

Do you want to take on some of the most important and challenging First Amendment litigation for the premier non-profit in this space? Then this (very cool, rarely available) is for you. In this role you will work for the leader in precedent-setting litigation and an influential voice in debates about the freedoms of speech and the press in the digital age and wants you to join its team of amazing lawyers. Your role will include managing an active litigation docket of cutting-edge cases relating to transparency, surveillance, and social media. You will also have the chance to serve as a public facing messenger on the non-profit’s strategic agenda, support its research and public education programs, and speak on its behalf to professional, academic, and media audiences. This job is for you if you have: 3+ years of litigation experience in federal court; A federal clerkship or significant federal court experience; Strong legal and research skills; A passion for protecting first amendment rights and interest in impact litigation; #LI-KS1 #LI-Hybrid