Mountain States Legal Foundation seeks, for immediate hire, an attorney with 6+ years of practice and trial experience. MSLF is a nonprofit, public interest legal foundation dedicated to individual liberty, the right to own and use property, limited and ethical government, and the free enterprise system. Key to our work is the legal staff that advances our mission and principles in courts within the Mountain States and throughout the nation. We are a small team of dedicated professionals. As such, our attorneys are a critical part of MSLF’s team and should possess the passion, grit, commitment, and strategic vision needed to drive our mission to new heights.
Attorneys must have practical experience developing a case from client intake through trial and appeal, and know how to think through a litigation strategy of bringing a case to the best possible conclusion. Each Staff Attorney is responsible for his own caseload and litigates those cases from filing the complaint to argument or trial. Responsibilities include developing and managing cases, extensive factual and legal research and writing, conducting written and oral discovery, motion practice, trial advocacy and appellate practice.
Attorneys work under the supervision of the Managing Attorney and General Counsel.
Salary range: Commensurate with experience. Compensation package includes health and dental benefits, vacation and sick days, a retirement plan, plus more.
Qualified candidates should submit the following in one PDF file with your name in the file:
- Cover letter detailing:
- your salary requirements
- why you are interested in the position, MSLF’s mission, and how your experience and background will ensure success
- your interest in relocating to Denver metro area
- Writing sample (preferably a brief)
- References are appreciated but not required
Please include “Attorney, MSLF – Your Name” in the subject line of your email.
Materials should be emailed in one PDF document to email@example.com.
While we thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, we are only able to contact those to whom we can offer an interview. No phone calls, please.
About Mountain States Legal Foundation: MSLF is a nonprofit, public interest legal foundation dedicated to individual liberty, the right to own and use property, limited and ethical government, and the free enterprise system. We offer competitive salaries and benefits to qualified candidates.