Policy Counsel

09 Jan, 2022

Jobs

Policy Counsel

Open Markets Institute
Washington, DC

The Open Markets Institute (OMI) seeks to hire a lawyer with a strong understanding of antitrust law and competition policy to advance our antimonopoly work through amicus advocacy, public comments, petitions, and other engagement with antimonopoly enforcers, and popular and scholarly writing. Open Markets is looking for a candidate with extensive experience in enforcing the antitrust laws, developing legislation or regulation, and researching the threats posed by dominant firms in tech and other sectors of the economy. The ideal candidate will have excellent writing skills, demonstrated ability to think creatively about the law, strong advocacy instincts, a commitment to working collaboratively with lawyers, journalists, and policy experts, and a passion for public interest work. Comfort serving as an expert on legal issues related to antitrust, including speaking to reporters and directly to the public, is a big plus. A minimum of five years of experience is required; as is being barred to practice law.

How to Apply

Please submit your cover letter, resume, links to writing sample(s) and your LinkedIn profile in a single PDF to jobs(at)openmarketsinstitute.org. Please do not apply without providing a unique cover letter.

Job posted: 2022-01-09