Our company is seeking an experienced litigation attorney to join its Midwest Regional Office in Chicago, IL. This office serves as a focal point for work throughout the Midwest, potentially including work across the full array of Earthjustice’s program areas - Climate & Energy, Healthy Communities, Lands and Wildlife, and Sustainable Food and Farming. The Supervising Staff Attorney will independently develop, file, manage, and litigate cases from beginning to end, an... read more
Responsibilities: Overseeing pro bono efforts to expand equal access to justice in Illinois, including: Managing existing Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committees and all committee projects in coordination with committee membership and leadership, including developing and supporting pro bono opportunities, CLE programs and written resources, as well launching new Committees; Cultivating and sustaining relationships with constituents throughout Illinois to col...
Bureau Chief – Disability Rights - Public Interest
The candidate will be involved in the hiring, training, case management, and evaluation of Bureau employees. Must be able to work with the Disability Rights community and foster a spirit of communication and responsiveness. Should have 7+ years of experience, be a skilled litigator, be committed to aggressively enforcing state and federal Disability laws, and have excellent communication and management skills. Must be ab...
Lawyer Engagement Manager
The candidate will be responsible to build upon and consolidate existing lawyer engagement efforts to officially launch the RJ Lawyer Network, a critical component of the greater community. Identify segments of legal professionals to recruit into the network and design targeted outreach and engagement plans based on interests and skills. In partnership with the Network & Membership Manager, design processes for intake and vetting to determine the ...