Job Details

Environmental/Energy Transactions or Litigation Associate Attorney

Company name

BCG Attorney Search

Organization Type

Recruiter

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Sep 12, 2020

Years of Experience

1-10 yrs required

Location

Portland, OR, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Energy and Oil & Gas >> Energy and Oil & Gas
Environmental and Land Use >> Environmental and Land Use
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Portland office of our client a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm is actively seeking associates to join our Environmental/Energy Transactions or Litigation Group. The candidate must have 2+ years of experience either: advising corporate and/or public clients on asset transfers, siting, permitting, and hazardous waste cleanup under state and federal environmental laws; or litigation under state and federal environmental and energy laws. Must have substantive familiarity with state and federal environmental and energy laws. Must have 2+ years of experience in: at least three of the following areas of environmental law: the Clean Water Act (CWA) (enforcement, permitting, and/or ?401 certifications); water rights; National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA); Endangered Species Act (ESA); Clean Air Act (CAA); Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA); Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA); Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA); Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA); and Public Utility Regulatory Policy Act (PURPA). Litigation or Transactional Experience: Requires 2+ years of substantive experience in: Representing public and private sector clients seeking to minimize the environmental liability risks associated with asset transfer, development, siting, and permitting (including wind, solar, energy storage, and natural gas facilities) Or: Representing public and private sector clients in court or administrative hearings, participation in briefing and motion practice, Drafting and responding to discovery requests with limited supervision, Document review and production, and Taking or defending fact and expert witness depositions. Experience as the primary author of legal memoranda, briefs, motions, discovery, contracts, regulatory agreements, and documents related to litigation or real estate and land use transactions is preferred. Experience researching environmental, land use, or administrative law and regulatory requirements at the federal and state level is preferred. Law review experience is preferred. Clerkship experience is preferred.

Company info

BCG Attorney Search

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