Overview

The Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission is seeking a highly dedicated person to act as the Chief Counsel. This position serves as the primary legal advisor to the Executive Director and Commissioners of the PA Human Relations Commission. If you are interested, apply today!

The work involves preparing written and oral opinions on complex legal issues, reviewing proposed legislation, litigating cases in various courts and administrative settings, reviewing contracts, and providing collective bargaining and other personnel-related advice.

This is a highly rewarding position as the Chief Counsel functions as a business partner to the Executive Director and Commissioners ensuring that the commission is working in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations. Join our team if you are passionate about legal principles and if you want to serve as the legal expert of the PA Human Relations Commission and ensure that state laws are prohibiting discrimination in employment, housing, commercial property, education and public accommodations.

Interested in learning more? Additional details regarding this position can be found in the position description.

WORK SCHEDULE:
8AM – 5PM
Monday – Friday
Lunch Period: 1 HourTen years of professional legal experience and graduation from an accredited school of law; including or supplemented by three (3) years of professional supervisory experience; or

An equivalent combination of experience and training.

Applicants must be certified for admission to the Bar of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, currently licensed to practice in Pennsylvania, and must maintain licensure on a continuous basis during employment.

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting workplace diversity.

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