Work With Us

Cause of Action, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that uses investigative, legal, and communications tools to educate the public on how government accountability and transparency protects taxpayer interests and economic opportunity is looking for extremely motivated, excellence-oriented professionals to join the team in the following roles. Cause of Action addresses key threats to economic freedom through “sunshine advocacy” in the form of information requests under the Freedom of Information Act, regulatory comments and strategic, direct litigation. Cause of Action’s boutique-sized staff and expertise in investigative advocacy enables it to offer premier legal services to individuals and organizations of all sizes in local and national matters. We offer innovative and challenging work, a friendly environment and excellent benefits. We are looking for individuals with diverse backgrounds and experience to complement our strengths and become part of our exciting future.

Now Accepting Applications For:

Law Clerk

Cause of Action is proud to accept applications for law clerks from local Washington, DC schools.  Apply via Symplicity.


Cause of Action is currently recruiting current students and alumni from the following law schools: Yale, Harvard, Chicago, Georgetown, Virginia, George Mason and Texas.  Apply via Symplicity.

Communications Specialist

Cause of Action is looking for a Communications Specialist. Interested applicants can apply here.