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|Job Title:||Associate Staff Attorney|
|Organization:||Planned Parenthood Federation of America - National Office|
|Region:||DC Metro Region|
|Description:||Associate Staff Attorney
Planned Parenthood Federation of America - DC or NYC
The Public Policy Litigation & Law (PPL&L) program of Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) seeks applicants for the two-year fellowship position of Associate Staff Attorney.
This position can be located either in New York City or Washington, D.C. PPL&L is a key component of PPFA's Public Policy, Advocacy, and Communications Division. PPL&L is responsible for representing PPFA and Planned Parenthood affiliates in policy matters that affect the mission of the organization. We conduct litigation in state and federal courts across the country, and provide legal advice to PPFA and Planned Parenthood affiliates about legal issues such as pending legislation at the state and federal levels, regulatory matters, and activities of those opposed to Planned Parenthood that interfere with our ability to provide comprehensive reproductive health care.
The Associate Staff Attorney is a junior, entry- level position with PPL&L. The primary responsibilities revolve around providing litigation support to the other attorneys within PPL&L, including: conducting legal research, drafting memoranda and other legal documents, working with expert witnesses, and communicating with clients. The Associate Staff Attorney will also be engaged in work related to pending legislation and regulatory matters. The PPL&L staff is split between New York City and Washington, D.C. Regardless of where the Associate Staff Attorney locates, he or she would work extensively with the entire PPL&L team, as well as with other staff in the Public Policy, Advocacy, and Communications Division.
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