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Joel Murray | Elance
 
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Joel Murray

Government Relations, Law, and Public Policy
   United States
  |   Seattle, WA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $80

Joel Murray is a lifelong resident of the Pacific Northwest. Joel's legal practice and career areas of interest include administrative law, business law, education law, election law, government affairs, local government law, public policy, and tax law.

Notable accomplishments include two published law journal articles, service as national president of the Law School Democrats, work in the United States Senate, and membership on the UC Davis Law Review. In his spare time, Joel enjoys current affairs, economics, golf, politics, reading,...

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This article examines the potential legal application of the Federal Trade Commission...
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Tested
Case Law
West Law
Legislative History
Legal Citations
Law Review

Service Description

Comprehensive legal research and public policy services. In addition, willing to accept advanced writing projects, and editing. Briefs, memorandums, motions, demand letters, and settlements.

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Employment

MDK Law Associates
Associate
2011 - Present
- Administrative law, commercial litigation, corporate law, land use/permits, & tax law - Cases often involve breach of fiduciary duty, breach of operating agreement, fraud, and/or...
U.S. Senate
Legal Fellow
2011 - 2011
- Subcommittee chaired by Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) - Analyzed & researched potential workforce development legislation involving tax code & 1998 Workforce Investment Act - Met with business,...
Law School Democrats of America
National President
2009 - 2011
- Facilitated LSDA¿s merger into Democratic National Committee & termination of LSDA¿s Federal Election Commission-registered political action committee - Managed national chapter reintegration,...
U.S. Senate
Legal Extern
2010 - 2010
- Full-time legal externship for credit through the UCDC Legal Externship Program - Investigated businesses practices & federal funding of for-profit colleges & universities - Compiled & analyzed...
Sound Transit
Legal Intern
2010 - 2010
Focused on land use law, federal/state regulatory issues, & mass transit development Projects included drafting a board of director¿s motion & staff report authorizing sale of a bankruptcy claim...
Tulalip Indian Tribe
Law Clerk
2009 - 2009
- Legal memorandums & briefs involving criminal law & civil procedure - Tracked & wrote memorandums on federal legislation that resulted in Tribal Law & Order Act of 2010 (Pub.L. 111-211, H.R. 725,...

Education

Georgetown University Law Center
Visiting Student
2011 - 2011
University of California, Davis, School of Law
Juris Doctorate
2008 - 2010
London School of Economics & Political Science
Master of Science
2007 - 2008
University of Washington
Bachelor of Arts
2003 - 2007

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Legal Research
Law
Public Policy
Government Affairs
Government Relations
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