Full time Attorney

Company
HSLDA
City
Purcellville
State
VA

Posted: 8/26/20

Position: Full Time Attorney

 

What’s in It for You

  • A growth-oriented team environment, where all team members are encouraged to learn and improve.

  • A homeschool- and family-friendly work environment that values encouraging the best in every family.

  • A generous comprehensive benefits package, including family healthcare coverage, life insurance, long-term care, 401k, 13 paid holidays, generous vacation time, and an on-site gym.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Responding to communications from members regarding legal questions and concerns related to homeschooling.

  • Achieving thorough familiarity and staying up-to-date with the homeschool laws of assigned states.

  • Maintaining relationships with homeschool leaders in assigned states.

  • Handling correspondences with education officials and state legislators and encouraging homeschool friendly policies.

  • Promoting homeschooling freedom amongst homeschooling families and the public at large.

  • Speaking on behalf of HSLDA at various events.

  • Writing articles about homeschool laws and cases.

  • Other duties as assigned.

What You Need for This Position

  • Ability to travel when necessary (some travel is required)

  • License to practice law in at least one state

  • 2–4 years of relevant experience

  • Excellent writing skills

  • Computer and technology savvy

  • Fluency in Spanish (preferred)

  • To be a committed Christian who is passionate about HSLDA's mission to advocate for homeschool freedom in the courts, in the legislatures, and in the court of public opinion

  • Ability to work full-time, onsite at our office in Purcellville, VA 

Does this describe you? If so, please reach out to us! You can apply by sending your résumé, along with a cover letter explaining why you feel you’re a good professional and cultural fit, to jim.mason@hslda.org. Please make sure to type “Attorney Opportunity” in the subject line.