Associate for our Washington, DC office with 1-2 years of legal experience to join our preeminent Election Law & Government Ethics practice. Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, including graduation from a top-tier law school, and superior legal research, writing, and oral communication skills. Clerkship and/or law firm experience is a plus. Candidates must demonstrate an interest in learning political law – i.e., campaign finance, lobbying, and government ethics – to provide compliance and strategic counsel to corporate, non-profit, and political clients and to represent them in enforcement and other proceedings. Experience with political law issues preferred, but not necessary. Candidates should possess strong organizational skills, excellent attention to detail, and be able to prioritize competing deadlines. Join a firm where associates enjoy substantive work, direct client exposure, positive firm culture, and a focus on professional development.
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Since opening our doors in 1983 with 39 lawyers, we have sought to add the best and brightest law students and lawyers to ensure that Wiley Rein continues to be a rewarding place to practice law. Today, Wiley Rein is a quintessential Washington firm that is home to more than 265 attorneys specializing in almost two dozen areas of the law. We recruit people who share our view that a workplace should be measured not only by professional achievement but also personal satisfaction. In return, Wiley Rein offers unparalleled professional development and uncommon opportunity. For further information, please visit our website at http:www.wileyrein.com/careers.cfm.