Environmental Law Jobs
Environmental Law Job Description
As sustainability becomes a priority for businesses and a focus for federal, state and local governments, the field of environmental law is on the precipice of a tremendous surge. In fact, job growth within the industry will likely outpace the growth of the legal industry overall which is projected to expand by 10 percent between 2010 and 2020.
Environmental law specialty areas
The environmental law field is nearly as diverse as the planet itself. Professionals can specialize in regulations, litigation and compliance consultation. In addition, professionals can focus on issues such as:
- Species protection
- Hazardous waste
- Greenhouse emissions
- Water and air quality
- Waste management
Given the heightened sensitivity to environmental issues, and the potential for fines and penalties, many larger companies are bringing environmental law professionals in house. Smaller companies generally tap into leading firms for the required expertise.
At Special Counsel, we work with both leading companies and top law firms to help them connect with premier environmental law professionals—including attorneys, paralegals, administrative staff and others. As a result, we can connect you with premier opportunities.
Environmental Law Job Postings
Location: Austin, TexasDate Posted: 05/262017-05-26Position: ParalegalPractice Area: Environmental LawEmployment Type: Either Contract or Direct HireAn Environmental Paralegal Job in Austin, TX is available courtesy of Special Counsel. The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of experience in...View Details.
Location: San Diego, CaliforniaDate Posted: 05/222017-05-22Position: AttorneyPractice Area: Environmental LawEmployment Type: ContractSpecial Counsel San Diego is currently recruiting for a Contract Energy Regulatory Attorney job in San Diego, CA! This is an incredible opportunity that will look great on your resume.
Our client is looking to bring on an Attorney in a contract capacity to assist with...View Details.
Location: Washington, District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 05/102017-05-10Position:Practice Area: Environmental LawEmployment Type: Direct HireParker + Lynch is working with a top AmLaw firm in Washington, DC on an unposted opportunity for both mid-level (3-5 years) and junior (1-2 years) associates to join the firm's Project Finance Practice Group. The ideal candidate will have:
- 75% relevant...
Location: San Diego, CaliforniaDate Posted: 05/052017-05-05Position: AttorneyPractice Area: Environmental LawEmployment Type: Direct HireAn Environmental Law Associate job with one of the top environmental practices in the country is immediately available in San Diego, CA courtesy of...View Details.
Location: Houston, TexasDate Posted: 05/032017-05-03Position: AttorneyPractice Area: Environmental LawEmployment Type: Direct HireAn Environmental Law Associate job with one of the top environmental practices in the country is immediately available in Houston, TX courtesy of Parker + Lynch Legal, the attorney search division of Special Counsel. Consideration requires at least two years of large law firm...View Details.
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