Justice at Stake (JAS) seeks experienced Policy Counsel and Research Analyst. Working under the direction of the Director of State Affairs, this individual will play a critical role in a national effort to shed light on the problematic political role of money in judicial elections. Every 2-year election cycle, JAS and our partners release “The New Politics of Judicial Elections (NPJE),” a report analyzing the prominent role of special interest money in state Supreme Court elections.NPJE is a centerpiece for public education in favor of judicial reforms. The Policy Counsel/Research Analyst will play a key role in researching and supporting the writing and rollout of NPJE. S/he will offer a research-based approach to advocacy in the states and will work to advance key reforms and defend policies central to our mission. S/he will perform critical legal research and analysis, manage our law clerk program, and represent JAS on the Fair Courts Litigation Task Force.
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