nationalsecuritylaw job opportunity: Georgetown Federal Legislation & Administrative Clinic, National Security / Foreign Affairs Fellowship

* job opportunity: Georgetown Federal Legislation & Administrative Clinic, National Security / Foreign Affairs Fellowship

National Security / Foreign Affairs

Legislative Lawyer and Graduate Clinical Teaching Fellow

Federal Legislation & Administrative Clinic

Georgetown University Law Center

The Federal Legislation and Administrative Clinic (FLAC) at the Georgetown University Law Center seeks a bar-admitted legislative lawyer to supervise advanced law students during a graduate clinical teaching fellowship starting August 2012.

The duration of the fellowship is two years. Fellows who successfully complete the fellowship receive an LL.M in Advocacy.

Candidates must be energetic, thoughtful, civic minded, and have excellent analytical, writing, and interpersonal skills. Candidates must also have keen interest in all of the following: clinical teaching, legislation, administrative law and policy, and the national security / foreign affairs field. Experience in one or more of these areas is preferred but not required.

Candidates must be admitted to the District of Columbia bar as of August 2012, or be admitted in another jurisdiction with an application to waive into the D.C. bar pending.

The fellow receives an annual stipend of approximately $53,500 (taxable and pro-rated during the first academic term), health and dental benefits, and all tuition and fees for the LL.M. program.

The fellow supervises approximately six students and works with the FLAC director and national security / foreign affairs clients on important real-world policy and legislative initiatives. More information about the clinical fellowship is at http://www.law.georgetown.edu/clinics/flc/fellowship.html. Information about the FLAC is available at http://www.law.georgetown.edu/clinics/flc/.

DEADLINE: Not later than Thursday, December 1, 2011, submit a concise statement of interest, CV, list of references, law school transcript (if possible), and writing sample to Visiting Associate Professor Dakota Rudesill, Interim Director, Federal Legislation and Administrative Clinic, 111 F Street NW, Room 340, Washington, D.C. 2000-2095. Send a contemporaneous email with all materials, and direct any questions, to Loretta Moss, FLAC Executive Assistant, at moss.

Interested candidates who previously applied for a FLAC fellowship should communicate their continued interest along with any relevant updates to their files.

Dakota S. Rudesill

Visiting Associate Professor

Interim Director, Federal Legislation and Administrative Clinic

Georgetown University Law Center

111 F Street NW, Room 340

Washington, D.C. 20001-2095

(202) 662-9597 o

(651) 925-6257 c

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