Our Political Law group seeks two associates with a minimum of four years of experience in campaign finance, pay to play, lobbying regulations, and FARA. Experience working at the Federal Election Commission or comparable law firm experience and stellar academic credentials required. Candidates must exhibit Akin Gump’s core values: collegiality, commitment, excellence, integrity, and intensity.
Akin Gump’s Political Law practice is nonpartisan and focuses exclusively on assisting private-sector clients to navigate the rules regarding interactions with government officials. Our team advises corporations, trade associations, financial services providers and private equity and hedge funds on compliance with laws governing political activities and represents clients before the Federal Election Commission, Department of Justice, State Attorney Generals, House and Senate Ethics Committees and various state agencies.