Environmental Law Jobs
The Environmental Law Jobs are about the protection of the land and wildlife. The lawyers also have to fight against the pollution. The environmental lawyer has to work in the team of other lawyers so that they can uphold the federal statues regarding how to protect the environment. He has to provide the unbiased and equal representation of the organization and the individuals who are working in the areas related to the environment.

The environmental lawyer is a lobbyist who works towards protecting the environment against the companies, individuals and other practices that may cause the harm to the environment. He has to interview the witnesses in a hearing and to prepare the case for the defense of the environment. It is the duty of the lawyer to make the settlement between the two involved parties. If the settlement is not reached, then the lawyer has to prepare the witnesses and a case for the trial. The lawyer works like a negotiator, an advisor and a researcher about the environmental law and he has to make the settlement agreements.

The environmental lawyer has to possess the law degree required in his state. He has also to do the political English and science with social sciences. The Ph.D and the masters degree can boost the salary and chance of getting a job quickly for environmental lawyer.

The professional works in the law office and he usually performs the federal or state government agencies. The lawyers need to keep up with new environmental law policies or other duties. To be able to work in this capacity, the lawyer should have the skill in written and oral communication. He has to be able to make arguments that are related to the law and they have to present the information about such arguments.

The salary of the lawyer can be different from one another depending on the location or the firm size. The salary range may also depend if the person works with the government or not. The job of the environmental lawyer is expected to grow especially because many individuals, organization and entities want to protect the environment. The only problem is that many people are joining the law school which means that there will be a tough competition. Now large firms are employing at least one environmental lawyer including the federal environmental agency and local state. The nonprofit organization also works to keep the legal staff informed about the environmental regulation. The federal, state and environmental lobbyists have the chance to get lucrative positions. The environmental lawyers can work in different capacity such as environmental protection, water rights specialists and land use analyst.
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Company
Curry & Friend
Experience
Min 3 yrs required
Location
New Orleans LA, USA
Posted Date
Jan 21,15
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Employer
law litigation. A/V rating preferred environmental oil & gas and/or... & Writing Attorney 3+ years environmental experience. Must have excellent... preferred.   1st Chair Attorney environmental law Minimum 8+ years defense... management.  A/V rating required.  environmental oil & gas and/or......
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Company
BCG Attorney Search
Experience
Min 3 yrs required
Location
Hartford CT, USA
Posted Date
Jan 27,15
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Recruiter
is seeking a mid-level environmental attorney. Candidates must have... extensive experience in various environmental matters. The ideal candidate... would have a diverse environmental law background that may... include environmental litigation environmental permitting, RCRA environmental
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Company
PacifiCorp
Experience
Min 10 yrs required
Location
Portland OR, USA
Posted Date
Jan 16,15
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financial, legal, regulatory and environmental requirements. Prepares regulatory and... compliance filings with state and federal agencies, adhering to federal/state laws and regulations. Oversees key department financial and operational control processes....
Company
In-House
Experience
5-15 yrs required
Location
San Francisco CA, USA
Posted Date
Jan 27, 15
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Employer
Senior Attorney - Environmental Law Duties: Participates... in complex environmental matters supporting projects in... and transmission operations, and environmental reviews, permits, M&A contracts... other project documents containing environmental requirements. Advises management regarding... or legislative changes to environmental laws. Prepares legal memoranda... environmental...
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 5 yrs required
Location
San Francisco CA, USA
Posted Date
Jan 07, 15
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Employer
Senior Attorney - Environmental Law Duties: Participates... in complex environmental matters supporting projects. Delivers... and transmission operations, and environmental reviews, permits, M&A contracts... other project documents containing environmental requirements. Advises management regarding... or legislative changes to environmental laws. Prepares legal memoranda... environmental...
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 7 yrs required
Location
Bakersfield CA, USA
Posted Date
Jan 18, 15
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Employer
Environmental & Safety Counsel/Senior Counsel... will be the principal environmental and safety law advisor... anticipate and address all environmental and safety issues for... in one or more environmental or safety area(s) (air,... business units, including Chevron’s Environmental Management Company. Work will... environmental...
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 6 yrs required
Location
New York City NY, USA
Posted Date
Jan 20, 15
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Employer
Senior Legal Editor, Environmental Duties: Work on... environmental resources for our Real... Finance Service. Develop specific environmental content to be published... law firm contributors providing environmental resources with an emphasis... Write, edit, and update environmental specific resources, including practice... environmental...
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 5 yrs required
Location
Scoville ID, USA
Posted Date
Jan 16, 15
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Employer
Environmental Law Attorney The... on application of federal, state & local laws. Assist in review and development of company policies, procedure and programs. Manage litigation. Draft and present training on environmental issues. Maintain and support... culture of legal compliance....
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 5 yrs required
Location
Goose Creek SC, USA
Posted Date
Jan 16, 15
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Employer
Environmental Law Attorney The candidate... on application of federal, state and local laws. Assist in review and development of company policies, procedure and programs. Manage litigation. Draft and present training on environmental issues. Maintain and support... culture of legal compliance....
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 5 yrs required
Location
Charleston SC, USA
Posted Date
Jan 16, 15
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Employer
Environmental Law Attorney The... on application of federal, state & local laws. Assist in review and development of company policies, procedure and programs. Manage litigation. Draft and present training on environmental issues. Maintain and support... culture of legal compliance....
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 5 yrs required
Location
Niskayuna NY, USA
Posted Date
Jan 16, 15
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Employer
Environmental Law Attorney The... on application of federal, state & local laws. Assist in review and development of company policies, procedure and programs. Manage litigation. Draft and present training on environmental issues. Maintain and support... culture of legal compliance....
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 5 yrs required
Location
West Mifflin PA, USA
Posted Date
Jan 16, 15
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Employer
Environmental Law Attorney The... on application of federal, state & local laws. Assist in review and development of company policies, procedure and programs. Manage litigation. Draft and present training on environmental issues. Maintain and support... culture of legal compliance....
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 1 yrs required
Location
New York City NY, USA
Posted Date
Jan 05, 15
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Employer
legal support to the Environmental and Commodity Markets (ECM)... Team and act as a dedicated team player supporting innovative capital markets products. Will be a part of the Capital Markets Legal team, and will be lead legal support for the...
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