Job Details

Attorney in Atlanta, GA

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Company name

Southern Environmental Law Center.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Salary

$500 per week

Location

USA Atlanta, GA

Date Last Verified

Sep 08,2017

Posted on

Jul 10,2017

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Profile

Summer Diversity and Inclusion Fellowship The Fellow will do research and writing on litigation or other environmental advocacy in a substantive area as well as on diversity in the workplace. Research may include federal and state environmental statutes and regulations, procedural and evidentiary issues as well as legal and non-legal research on diversity. In addition to research and writing, will also participate in strategy sessions, document review, client meetings, site visits, and other aspects of case or project management. Will give an oral presentation on a substantive environmental issue and receive extensive feedback. May also observe depositions, hearings, meetings on environmental policy with government officials and leaders of other environmental groups.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Academic achievement. Must be a second-year law student attending and in good standing at an American Bar Association accredited law school. Must have a strong undergraduate and law school record. Demonstrated commitment to promoting diversity and inclusion. Demonstrated leadership ability. Interest in environmental or non-profit career. Community service work. Must possess excellent writing skills.
Duration: 10 weeks
Applications received between September 16 and October 15 will be considered for our Summer Clerkship.
Applications are due by September 15, 2017.

Additional info

Send applications with a cover letter emphasizing interest in this fellowship, resume, writing sample, transcript or grade report (with date of birth and social security number redacted) and a reference list.

Company info

Lauren Fry
Southern Environmental Law Center.
601 West Rosemary Street
Suite 220
Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2356