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Associate General Counsel

Affiliate:
AFSCME Council 93
Location:
Massachusetts
Salary:
Starts at $48,231.91 – $93,653.81
Posting Date:
June 08, 2020

DESCRIPTION:

Full-time position with responsibility for oral and written advocacy on behalf of public and private sector employees.

DUTIES:

  • Drafting complaints for administrative agencies or courts.
  • Drafting motions, memoranda and other documents for administrative agencies and courts.
  • Preparation of cases (interviewing, investigating, seeking out documents).
  • Presentation of cases before third parties, e.g., employers, arbitrators, hearing officers, judges.
  • Assisting coordinators in a particular area as assigned.
  • Attending local meetings or giving talks on legal topics.
  • Researching and answering, orally or in writing, legal questions from staff, local officers or members.
  • Participating in consultations on strategies for staff and locals to deal with and favorably resolve problems or disputes.
  • Incidental assistance to legislative and public relations departments.
  • Assisting in organizing campaigns as needed.
  • May, at the discretion of the Executive Director, be assigned to and assist in negotiations of collective bargaining agreements.
  • Valid Driver’s License and Automobile

Some travel is involved in performing the above duties.

REQUIREMENTS:

Member of Massachusetts Bar required.  Admission/application to other New England States desirable. One (1) to three (3) years’ experience in labor or employment law preferred.

Interested individuals who have a resume on file with the Business Office should send a letter of interest only.  Other individuals should send a resume and cover letter to Executive Administrative Assistant Anna Owen via fax at (617) 367-6018 or via email at resume@afscme93.org

 

Posting Date:   June 8, 2020

Closing Date:   June 12, 2020