PA Right-to-Know-Law Attorney/Temp/FT
Chalfont/New Britain area, PA
PA Right-to-Know-Law Attorney/Temp/FT (PH111820): Our Client, a law firm in Bucks County, works with PA school districts. It has an immediate need for an active Pennsylvania-licensed attorney, for an open-ended (likely 3-4 months) assignment. Minimum 5 years' experience.
In this assignment you would be -
Working with School Districts to respond to Right-to-Know requests and appeals to the Office of Open Records in a timely manner, including the following duties:1/ Analyze Right-to-Know requests and draft proposed search terms to aid the School District in accumulating potentially responsive records to requests; 2/ Draft proposed correspondence to Requesters on behalf of the School District, including extension notices and response letters; 3/ Review records in Relativity for responsiveness to the request and for necessary redactions as permitted under the RTKL, and; 4/ Draft briefs and affidavits for submission to the Office of Open Records.
Required Skills and Background Knowledge:
- Experience using Relativity for document review and redactions.
- Familiarity with the RTKL, particularly Section 708 exceptions to public records.
- Ability to multi-task and stay organized.
- Commitment to meeting deadlines.
If you are a PA licensed attorney who has truly worked with PA Right-to-Know-Laws, this is a 100% VIRTUAL assignment and is an IMMEDIATE need so please send your resume and cover letter ASAP for review.
Your cover note must include an actual dollar figure as to your hourly rate. Your cover note must indicate how soon you could interview and start and what duration you could do.
The attorney selected for this opening will be background checked and must clear that prior to beginning the assignment. You must also provide 3 professional references.
Please send your information to: firstname.lastname@example.org