Alliance for Justice

Alliance for Justice is a national association of over 140 organizations, representing a broad array of groups committed to progressive values and the creation of an equitable, just, and free society. Since 1979, AFJ has been the leader in advocating for a fair and independent justice system, preserving access to the courts, and empowering others to stand up and fight for their causes.

Sep 21, 2022
Full time
$85,000 yearly
Alliance for Justice
      Job title Aron Fellow (Counsel) Reports to Legal Director, Federal Courts FLSA Status Exempt Position Job purpose Alliance for Justice (AFJ), a national association of more than 140 organizations dedicated to advancing justice and democracy, and Alliance for Justice Action Campaign (AFJ Action), an affiliated advocacy organization, are seeking an Aron Fellow to act as counsel for the Federal Courts team. Named for AFJ’s founder, Nan Aron, the Aron Fellow will report to the Legal Director, Federal Courts, and help to execute on AFJ’s vision for a nomination and confirmation process that places movement lawyers on the bench and builds power for the broader progressive movement. Duties and Responsibilities Assist Legal Director, Federal Courts, in coordinating all aspects of vetting judicial nominees. Develop research priorities, and draft,...
Sep 21, 2022
Full time
$85,000 yearly
Alliance for Justice
Job title Rosenthal Fellow and Building the Bench Counsel Reports to Legal Director, Federal Courts FLSA Status Exempt Position   Job purpose AFJ and AFJ Action Campaign is seeking a lawyer with 3-5+ years of experience to serve in the role of Rosenthal Fellow and Building the Bench Counsel, who will help lead AFJ and AFJ Action Campaign’s judicial pipeline work. The Counsel will be part of the Justice Team and will oversee strategic implementation, external partner management and operational decisions as they impact the goals and outcomes of AFJ’s initiative, Building the Bench (BtB). The Counsel will also play a key role in the strategic development and implementation of other initiatives in the federal and state judicial pipeline arena, including our Judicial Legacies program, which celebrates the lives and careers of judges who have committed to equality and justice. BtB is designed to develop...