Legal Advisor

Job Type

Part-Time Staff

About the Role

The Legal Advisor is responsible for counseling the organization on matters such as shield laws, copyright laws, and independence of organization. In no way is the Legal Advisor to be considered to have either power of attorney nor be legally employed as an attorney for the American Agora and occupies a purely voluntary, non-compensatory position at all times. Washington College of Law students of all years encouraged to apply.

Requirements

  • Knowledge of legal structures

  • Expertise in journalism law concepts such as shield laws and other law concepts such as copyright law

  • Must be a law student at the Washington College of Law

  • Attention to detail