Practising Law Institute (“PLI”), an innovative leader in legal education programs and services, is searching for an experienced legal professional to fill the role of CA Program Attorney/Manager, Compliance located in our San Francisco office. This position requires a J.D. and four to six years combined work experience in practicing law, management, and CLE program development and implementation. Familiarity with California law and the west coast legal community is critical. PLI’s client base includes a large array of prestigious law firms, corporations and government agencies.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is passionate about providing high quality, continuing legal education specific to current California law, and also enjoys involvement in business operations.
Reporting to the VP, Programs (who is based at PLI’s NYC headquarters), the San Francisco-based Program Attorney will be responsible for designing, creating, budgeting and executing successful continuing legal education (CLE) seminars to educate lawyers and related legal professionals on current CA legal topics, using various delivery methods. In addition, the Program Attorney will work with the CA Center Manager to ensure that the SF office operations meet legal compliance requirements.
Supervise Program Coordinator and the CA Center Manager
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
For over 80 years PLI has been considered the “gold standard” as a leader in continuing legal and professional business training education. PLI presents over 400 live programs each year in state-of-the-art conference centers throughout the U.S. and abroad. Recent international seminar locations include London and Hong Kong.
In addition to hosting innovative live programs, PLI streams webcasts and offers on-demand programs for thousands of participants each day. PLI publishes a variety of treatises, answer books, course handbooks and has an award-winning online research platform, PLI Plus. PLI offers the nation’s leading preparation course for the Patent Office’s Registration Exam, and provides SEC compliance and accounting training through its SEC Institute. The organization also develops unique, engaging ways of learning through its Interactive Learning Center. Through its mission as a nonprofit organization, PLI is deeply committed to the pro bono community and public interest organizations.
BENEFITS AT PLI
PLI offers market-competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans for employees and their families, PLI contributions to a retirement account, ample paid time off and holidays, summer Fridays, career development opportunities, and work-life balance initiatives. The PLI work environment is interesting, collegial, intelligent and supportive.
Only those applicants who meet our requirements for this position will be contacted.
Applications for this role will be accepted through February 9, 2018.
Practising Law Institute is an equal opportunity employer. More information about PLI may be found on our website www.pli.edu.
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