Associate Staff Counsel
Company: Pennsylvania State Education Association
Posted on: June 25, 2022
PSEA is a professional and labor organization representing over
178,000 members and over 1,000 local union affiliates. We are
looking to fill a full-time, temporary attorney position. The
Associate Staff Counsel position will be located in Allentown, PA
and extends for two years, with a possible third year. The
Associate Staff Counsel position is similar to a labor and/or
education law clerkship. The attorney will support PSEA Staff
Attorneys who advise PSEA's local unions and members in
employment-related issues and litigate cases before arbitrators,
administrative agencies, and courts. This support includes
researching complex legal issues; preparing legal memoranda,
briefs, and pleadings; interviewing and counseling clients; and
coordinating witnesses and evidence in preparation for hearings.
Applicants should have an interest in labor and/or education law,
be able to analyze complex legal issues, and have strong legal
research, writing, and verbal communications skills. This
individual must also have self-supporting computer skills. PSEA is
looking for someone who is willing to make a two to three year
commitment. The salary will be approximately $67,000 with employer
paid health insurance and a comprehensive benefits package. JD is
required. Admission to the PA Bar is preferred for consideration
for this position and is required after the first admission date
after employment. Interested candidates must submit a resume,
transcript, and a writing sample.
For more information about this position and PSEA, please visit our
website at www.psea.org/jobs.
Keywords: Pennsylvania State Education Association, Allentown , Associate Staff Counsel, Legal , Allentown, Pennsylvania
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