Legislative Counsel Job Description

[Insert company name here] is an established and successful law firm specializing in [insert key areas of focus here]

We’re looking for a Legislative Counsel to help in shaping the legal and regulatory framework for the evolving [insert industry] industry.


Roles & Responsibilities

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Review, evaluate, edit and draft federal, state and local legislation
  • Assist in identifying legislative trends and developing strategies and policy language to further public interests
  • Identify, track, and advise on introduced and proposed legislation
  • Collaborate with Public Policy team members on market-specific legislative efforts
  • Coordinate with compliance, legal, and operations teams as new regulatory frameworks are implemented


About you

  • Law degree required or relevant work experience
  • [insert number] years of experience with legislative drafting for state and/or federal matters
  • Exceptional ability to critically analyze policy issues
  • Excellent written communication skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, demanding (and sometimes unstructured) environment
  • Self-starter; intrinsically motivated
  • Experience with labor and employment law a plus but not required


What you’ll get in return

The firm offers a generous benefits package along with compensation based on experience level and client orientation.

  • Competitive compensation based on experience
  • Medical insurance plan
  • Dental insurance plan
  • Vision insurance plan
  • Contribution to life insurance plan
  • 401k profit sharing
  • Parking reimbursement
  • Social, charity, and wellness events


To apply for the role or have a confidential discussion, contact us on [insert recruiter email address] or [insert recruiter phone number]