Qualified applicants will have two to six years of experience with environmental, natural resource, climate change or sustainability issues in the context of compliance counseling, corporate audits and management programs, obtaining permits and other regulatory authorizations, enforcement defense or litigation. The ideal candidate has experience or interest in climate change mitigation, environmental justice, corporate transitions in energy generation, electrification of the transportation sector, environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG), and product management in the context of chemicals, waste, circular economy and sustainability.
The environmental team prides itself in forming diverse teams with a wide array of personal and professional attributes. We value collaboration and a team-based approach. The successful applicant will get to work on precedent setting legal matters with a team that values direct client contact, mentoring and training. As a member of the environmental team, the successful applicant will have the opportunity to work on interesting, long-term projects with established clients.
A successful candidate is dedicated to the practice of environmental law, has self-motivation, strong intellectual curiosity, good judgment, responsiveness, perseverance, and excellent written and oral communication skills. Active membership in the DC bar is required. Applicants with relevant government experience are encouraged to apply.
If you require accommodation or assistance to complete the online application process, please contact Heidi Leathers, Senior Manager of Lawyer Recruiting and Law School Initiatives, +1 214 871 4672, and 1445 Ross Avenue, Suite 3700, Dallas, TX 75202-2799. When you contact Heidi Leathers, please identify the type of accommodation or assistance you are requesting. We will assist you promptly.
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About Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
At Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP we believe that the practice of law is a service to society. More than 1,800 lawyers and professional staff worldwide are dedicated to the firm’s core values of integrity, quality, hard work, service, economic reward and collegiality. We recruit lawyers and professional staff from a variety of backgrounds and cultures, and we value the diversity they bring to the firm. In addition to providing unique professional development opportunities, Hunton Andrews Kurth offers creative work/life programs designed to meet today’s challenges. Pro bono service is strongly encouraged, and our lawyers play an active role within their communities. If you relish challenge, opportunities for professional growth, and the rewarding experience that comes from working at a first-rate law firm, consider Hunton Andrews Kurth.
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