Health Policy Attorney – Legal Action Center (DC)
The Washington, D.C. office of the Legal Action Center seeks a Health Policy Attorney who will conduct policy analysis, development and advocacy to achieve reforms related to state and federal drug policy. The Health Policy Attorney will report to the Vice President for Health Initiatives. The position is available immediately.
The Legal Action Center (LAC) is the only non-profit law and policy organization whose sole mission is to fight discrimination against people with histories of substance use disorders, criminal records and HIV/AIDs. This position, located in LAC’s D.C. office, will be part of a dynamic team working to advance health equity and criminal justice reforms through policy advocacy and regulatory changes. Working with state and national partners and inter-disciplinary coalitions, LAC’s D.C. team crafts, advocates for, and implements effective and equitable health and criminal justice policies on behalf of our stakeholder population. LAC is a progressive, Equal Opportunity Employer with offices in New York City, Washington, D.C. and Atlanta, Georgia.