American Immigration Lawyers Association

Legal Editor

LocationWashington/District Of Columbia
Employment typeFull-Time

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  • Job Description

      Req#: 2337818
      Employer Industry: Legal Publishing

      Why consider this job opportunity:
      - Competitive compensation package based on experience and qualifications
      - Up to 90% of Medical/Rx, Dental, and Vision premiums paid by the employer
      - 401(k) with up to 3% matching contribution
      - Flexible scheduling and telecommuting options
      - Eight-week paid parental leave after one year of service

      What to Expect (Job Responsibilities):
      - Edit content for AILA books and compilations to ensure legal accuracy and adherence to in-house conventions
      - Layout and format final files for print, eBook, and online database production
      - Plan contents of publications and recruit authors and contributors
      - Manage production timelines and serve as a liaison with stakeholders
      - Assist with education and marketing efforts related to AILA Publications

      What is Required (Qualifications):
      - J.D. degree required
      - Three years of experience in legal writing and/or legal practice
      - Experience in immigration law preferred
      - Demonstrated excellent writing and editing skills
      - Ability to work under pressure and manage multiple tasks simultaneously

      How to Stand Out (Preferred Qualifications):
      - Legal publishing experience is a plus

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  • About the company

      The American Immigration Lawyers Association, founded on October 14, 1946, is a voluntary bar association of over 15,000 attorneys and law professors who practice and teach immigration law.