The National Abortion Federation is currently recruiting qualified, pro-choice candidates. NAF is an equal opportunity employer and all positions are located in Washington, DC, except as noted below.

 

Position Summary:

The National Abortion Federation is the professional association of abortion providers in North America.  NAF’s Public Policy Department works to provide medical expertise to policy makers and to ensure that the voices of abortion providers and patients are heard in policy forums across the country.  NAF’s legal interns will work on legal issues, state legislative policy, and/or federal legislative policy.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performing legal research
  • Drafting memoranda, fact sheets, issue papers, and alerts
  • Assisting in a wide range of projects as needed

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated pro-choice commitment
  • One or more years of law school
  • Coursework in constitutional law

Schedule and Remuneration:

  • School Year (Spring/Fall semesters): time commitment is flexible and must be consistent and communicated in advance
  • Summer: 40 hours per week preferred
  • Modest stipend

The National Abortion Federation is an equal opportunity employer. We value a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture.  NAF encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, and veteran status.

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Position Summary:

NAF’s Clinic Defense and Research Department works with member clinics to improve security and assist clinic staff in dealing with threats and violence. The department also works with law enforcement officials to improve relationships between law enforcement and clinics, deter violence against abortion providers and pursue and prosecute those responsible for committing acts of violence. In addition, the department produces a monthly newsletter on incidents of violence against clinics and maintains a database of incidents of violence and disruption.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Gathering and organizing information on anti-abortion extremists
  • Entering and compiling statistics on violence and disruption against abortion providers
  • Maintaining database of law enforcement contacts
  • Assisting in a wide range of projects as needed

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated pro-choice commitment
  • Two or more years of undergraduate work with 3.0 GPA or above

Schedule and Remuneration:

  • Time commitment: schedule can be flexible and must be consistent and communicated in advance, 40 hours per week preferred
  • Modest stipend

The National Abortion Federation is an equal opportunity employer. We value a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture.  NAF encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, and veteran status.

Apply