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: Los Angeles, CaliforniaDate Posted: 03/202018-03-20Position: AttorneyPractice Area: Environmental LawEmployment Type: ContractSeeking an experienced Environmental Law Attorney for a document review project in Los Angeles, California. Please see below for details and qualifications.
Location- Downtown Los Angeles
Pay rate- Competitive
Anticipated duration- 1...View Details.
Location: Washington, District of ColumbiaDate Posted: 03/142018-03-14Position: AttorneyPractice Area: Environmental LawEmployment Type: Direct HireParker + Lynch is working with a top rated AmLaw 100 Firm in DC to bring on a junior to mid-level associate attorney with a background in Environmental Law and/or Energy.
Ideal candidates will have:
- 2-5 years of experience (2013-2016 JD)
- top academic...
Location: Houston, TexasDate Posted: 03/072018-03-07Position:Practice Area: Environmental LawEmployment Type: Direct HireParker + Lynch Legal is conducting a search for a unique, unadvertised Environmental Associate opening with one of the top 10 Am Law firms in the...View Details.
Location: Williamsburg, VirginiaDate Posted: 03/072018-03-07Position: AttorneyPractice Area: Environmental LawEmployment Type: Direct HireParker + Lynch Legal is working with an excellent regional firm seeking a lateral attorney with significant Superfund experience. This role can be based in Richmond, Williamsburg or Hampton Roads. This is a wonderful opportunity for an attorney with a modest book of business who...View Details.
Location: Houston, TexasDate Posted: 03/062018-03-06Position: 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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