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Position Available: ** Attorney-Advocate**

Position Description: Provide legal counseling to public employees, pursue identified environmental violations and orchestrate reform campaigns based upon employee disclosures.

Specific Duties: PEER anticipates an influx of federal employee intakes in connection with the Trump transition. Working at the confluence of law, media and politics, PEER seeks a staff counsel to –

  • Respond to employee requests for assistance;
  • Develop and carry out legal and other strategies to remedy employee-identified problems;
  • Conduct legal and policy research and assist in executing designated reform campaigns;
  • Assist the PEER Senior Counsel in executing our litigation program; and
  • Serve as media spokesperson on related legal and policy matters.

Qualifications: Bar membership, excellent communication skills and relevant experience.

Starting Salary: $50,000

Start Date: March 2017

To Apply: Send cover letter, resume, and writing sample by February 3rd to: Staff Counsel Search, PEER, 962 Wayne Avenue, Suite 610, Silver Spring, MD 20910 or email peer@peer.org with the subject line “Staff Counsel Position.” No calls, please.

PEER is an equal opportunity employer.

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