Boston University

Boston University, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), is one of the leading private research and teaching institutions in the world, with two primary campuses in the heart of Boston and programs around the globe. Chartered in 1869, the University today enrolls more than 33,000 students, including over 16,000 undergraduates, and employs nearly 4,000 faculty and 6,500 staff across 17 schools, colleges, and a wide variety of administrative departments.

Boston University
Jul 09, 2021
Full time
Boston University seeks a creative, collaborative attorney to join the University’s eleven-lawyer legal department.  Reporting directly to the Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary of the Board of Trustees, this position provides a unique opportunity for an attorney to litigate while in house, and to participate in the dynamic environment of higher education. Qualified candidates must be well versed in employment law, but will also be expected to advise executive officers and administrative units of the University in other areas of law typical of a higher education practice as required by the needs of the office. This attorney will represent the University in state and federal court and before a range of administrative agencies in employment disputes, various discrimination matters, and business disputes.  In addition to providing employment counsel to business units, this attorney will advise on a variety of matters for the University including by developing...