Legal Advisor opening in People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) (India) based in Mumbai is currently looking for a full-time Legal Advisor specializing in the field of litigation.

Job Description:

  • To strategise and coordinate PETA India litigation, including utilising outside counsel
  • To influence government decision-makers in the development of animal-friendly legislation and policies
  •  To influence corporate entities to incorporate animal-friendly operating procedures and policies
  •  To ensure PETA India staff members are operating with sound knowledge of the law and using the strongest legal arguments to advance towards and meet our objectives
  •  To prepare casework against individuals or organisations responsible for cruelty to animals


Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in law (LLB) from a recognised university

Five years of litigation experience

Preferred experience in animal rights law or a related field

Thorough knowledge of animal rights issues and PETA campaigns

Location:

Mumbai

Contact:

If interested, mail your CV to Jobs@petaindia.org

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