The Harvard Law School LGBTQ+ Advocacy Clinic (the
Candidates must have earned a J.D. at least 3 years ago, have at least 3 years of relevant experience, and be admitted to the Massachusetts bar or eligible for temporary admission pursuant to Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Rule 3:04.
We are looking for people who have:
Five or more years of legal experience, including managing other attorneys, and interest in cultivating litigation and advocacy docket, preferred
Significant litigation experience, including in federal court, preferred
Experience with constitutional issues, legislative advocacy, and community outreach preferred
Familiarity with LGBTQ+ rights, racial justice, and other civil liberties issues preferred
Applicants should be self-starters, be diligent, and have the proven ability to work with a wide range of people and to perform under pressure
Commitment to the mission of the LGBTQ+ Advocacy Clinic
Demonstrated commitment to diversity within the office and a record of valuing all individuals and respecting differences with regards to race, ethnicity, age, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, religion, disability and socio-economic circumstances
Commitment to working collaboratively and respectfully toward resolving obstacles and/or conflicts
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 53517BR
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