Media Law Litigation Associate

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We are seeking a mid-level attorney to join our prestigious and growing Media and Entertainment Law Practice Group in our Washington, D.C. office. Ideal candidates will have experience in First Amendment matters, pre-publication review and related litigation. Experience with social media, intellectual property and/or general litigation is welcome, and experience taking and/or defending depositions is preferred. This is an excellent opportunity for professional growth in a collegial environment of a national law firm. Superior academic credentials and strong communication skills are required. Qualified candidates must be licensed to practice in the District of Columbia.

Our Litigation Department represents a wide range of local, national and international clients in all types of complex litigation and regularly represents clients in local, state and federal courts, at both the trial and appellate levels. Our national media litigation practice focused on assisting media and entertainment clients with content-related matters, including defamation, copyright, invasion of privacy, newsgathering, and issues arising from new technology. The firm is privileged to serve as regular litigation counsel to a variety of news organizations, digital and interactive media, book and magazine publishers, and entertainment companies.

Ballard Spahr LLP is committed to ensuring diversity in its workplace, and candidates from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

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