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Legal Advisor


POSTED February 18, 2024


On behalf of OutCycling, we invite you to join the OutCycling Board of Directors for the position of Legal Advisor to help lead and direct this grassroots 501c3 nonprofit organization as it enters its 13th year of operation. We anticipate all OC Board members and particularly the Legal Advisor to dedicate between 5 and 10 hours per month maximum, dependant on time of year.


As a vital member of our team, the Legal Advisor plays a crucial role in ensuring the prudent operations and sustainability of the organization. The organization is run in two distinct, complimentary divisions; Youth (Fearless Flyers) and Adult with separate accounting, and best practices for each division. Both Divisions share the overall mission of promoting healthy living through cycling to the LGBTQ+ community and beyond. Our motto is: Fun, Fitness and Friendship for all. We are seeking a dedicated individual with a strong legal background and a passion for our cause as we look to expand the OutCycling Board of Directors and embark on next-level growth.


Responsibilities of the Legal Advisor:


  • Provide legal counsel and guidance to the organization's board of directors
  • Ensure compliance with relevant laws and regulations affecting the nonprofit sector and LGBTQ+ initiatives.
  • Review and advise on contracts, agreements, and legal documents.
  • Address legal issues related to club activities, events, and partnerships.
  • Collaborate with the board to develop and implement legal strategies aligned with the organization's mission.




  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree and active bar membership.
  • Demonstrated experience in nonprofit law, LGBTQ+ advocacy, or related fields.
  • Knowledge of legal issues relevant to community-based organizations.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration abilities.
  • Passion for promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion within the LGBTQ+ community.
  • Commitment to the mission and values of the cycling club.