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Public Interest Law Attorney in Chicago, IL

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Company name

Environmental Law & Policy Center

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Practice Area

Public Interest Law

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


USA Chicago, IL

Date Last Verified

Oct 23,2017

Posted on

Aug 30,2017

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Associate Attorney - Public Interest Environmental Law Fellowship The candidate will work with firm’s Executive Director and Senior Attorneys on litigation and innovative eco-business policy initiatives for ’s Clean Energy, Clean Air and Climate Change Solutions Projects, Transportation and Land Use Reform Project, and Wild and Natural Places Preservation Project activities. Assist on special projects. Engage with multidisciplinary project teams. Recent law school graduate, including attorneys who are completing judicial clerkships or have no more than one year of other legal practice is needed. Must have strong academic record and excellent writing, speaking and analytical skills. Interest in and substantive law and policy knowledge in at least one of the following fields: energy, environmental, transportation, air quality, land use and/or natural resources law. The attorney should understand and enjoy multifaceted public policy strategic advocacy that involves media, legislative, economic and policy analysis and organizing approaches coordinated with strong and effective legal advocacy. An inspired and demonstrated commitment to public interest advocacy and an ability to work productively as a member of a team of skilled professionals is required.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Environmental Law & Policy Center
35 East Wacker Drive
Suite 1600
Chicago, IL 60601-2110