Solo practitioner with 21 years of criminal law experience looking for associate to perform legal writing and research. 70% of cases involve indigent defense in both State and Federal Courts including death penalty work.
On an annual basis, I take on a case involving impact litigation. Examples, challenging the imprisonment of transgender juveniles in adult prisons, challenging the service of federal grand jury subpoenas to juveniles, challenging the right of courts to directly place juveniles in out of state facilities, challenging cannabis prohibition, challenging the right for farmers to grow hemp. Upcoming impact litigation projects will include participation in a nationwide challenge to cannabis prohibition, and challenging the lack of appropriate treatment of persons on the spectrum in state mental hospitals.
Office is located in a farmhouse on a working hemp farm. Desire to learn irrigation and cannabis horticulture a plus.
Working atmosphere is very intellectual and casual dress. Work life balance is valued.
Expected work will be to research, write legal memoranda, briefs, motions, and appeals.
Excellent writing ability. Preference for English and Philosophy majors. Will train on the job for criminal matters.
Additional Salary Information: bonus for client development
health, dental, and retirement benefits
About Law Office of Aaron J. Romano, PC
Solo practitioner with concentration in criminal defense (indigent defense) in state and federal courts. Looking for associate as a writer researcher, to draft sentencing memoranda, motions, briefs, and appeals. Must have a commitment toward social justice and be an excellent writer for both legal and persuasive writing. Will train, so no prior experience in criminal law required. I regularly engage in impact litigation within the state and have sued the state to grow hemp, challenge the constitutionality of cannabis prohibition, the imprisonment of transgender juveniles in adult prisons, etc..
Excellent benefit package including health, dental, vacation, and retirement. Salary will be commensurate with experience, level of training required, and bonuses will be provided for client development.