Job Details

Staff Attorney International Energy Transition

Company name

Earthjustice

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jun 12,2019

Valid Through

Sep 25,2019

Posted on

Nov 19,2018

Years of Experience

Min 6 yrs required

Location

Washington, DC, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Government and Government Relations >> Government and Government Relations
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Staff Attorney, International Energy Transition
The candidate will collaborate with foreign partners and allies, and with colleagues, to develop and implement legal advocacy and litigation strategies to support international clean energy and other program goals. Build and maintain collaborative relationships with foreign and US allies, co-counsel, clients and coalition partners in support of program goals. Serve as spokesperson for International Program and for the firm. Supervise the work of associate attorneys, clerks and interns. Work effectively with other departments within the firm, including Communications and Development. Should have JD degree or equivalent non-US law degree. Must have 6+ years of litigation or legal advocacy experience, as well as a demonstrated capacity to contribute to the development of government policies or regulations. Must be Licensed to practice law in the US jurisdiction in which the attorney will be located, or a willingness and qualifications to apply for membership within one year of employment. Should have knowledge of and experience in clean energy issues, and foreign environmental or energy law. Should have experience working in cross-cultural settings.

Additional info

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Earthjustice
1625 Massachusetts Avenue, NW,
Suite 702
Washington, DC 20036

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