Staff Assistant

Are you a resourceful researcher?  Organized, detail-oriented, and a self-starter?  Are you knowledgeable of congressional protocol and familiar with the Hill?  Do you know how to juggle multiple projects and tasks? Are you a savvy writer/editor and an even better scheduler?
If so, we are looking for you!  The law firm of Thompson Coburn LLP currently has a non-exempt position available in our Washington, D.C. office for a full time Staff Assistant.  The Staff Assistant will serve our Lobbying and Policy practice group with both administrative and legislative assistance.  Qualified applicants will have a minimum of 2 years combined experience working in the field of government relations and/or working full-time for Congress or the Administration.  An interest in education, healthcare, and intellectual property policy is preferred.  A bachelor degree is required.  The individual selected for this position must be able to work in a fast-paced environment.
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Thompson Coburn LLP is a large, full service, multi-state firm with offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, St. Louis, Southern Illinois, and Washington D.C. At Thompson Coburn, our behavior and the expectations we have of ourselves are guided by the values that we hold in the highest regard: integrity, a passion for excellence, a focus on serving the client, a value of diversity, innovation, creativity, trust, and loyalty. Within the Firm, we value each other as people and colleagues.  In addition to the exceptional working environment and a competitive salary, Thompson Coburn provides the following benefit options to qualifying employees:
Applicants interested in applying to Thompson Coburn LLP are required to complete our online application, which can be found by visiting the site below.
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