Committee Counsel Position

The Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, seeks applications to fill a Counsel position on the Democratic staff of the Committee. The position entails: legislative drafting; jurisdictional analysis; advising on parliamentary procedure; negotiation and correspondence with Republican staff, other Congressional committees, Representatives, Senators, and Executive agencies; oversight and investigative activities; and, providing general legal counsel to the Chair of the Committee.

Candidates for the position must be graduates of an accredited law school and members in good standing of a state bar or the District of Columbia Bar. A strong academic background and exceptional legal research and writing skills are required. Candidates must have at least one year of legal or related experience. Hill experience will be weighed positively, but is not required.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and references to: SciResumes@mail.house.gov

This position closes August 9, 2019.