Senior Attorney, Northeast Regional - Earth Justice

Sunday, January 02, 2022 12:19 PM | GSCBWLA Admin (Administrator)
Job Title: Senior Attorney, Northeast Regional
Job Location: New York, NY
Job Type: Full-time
Compensation: Salary is based on number of years of litigation experience and location. Salary range in New York- $167,300+
Job Category Attorney
Job Description: Earthjustice’s Northeast Regional Office based in New York City seeks applicants for a Senior Attorney to join us in using the power of the law to speed the transition from dirty fossil fuels to clean energy solutions in the Northeast region. The position will be located in New York City.
Job Requirements: -Lawyer who is admitted or willing to apply for admission to New York bar;
-At least ten years of litigation experience;
-Excellent litigation skills, including proven legal research, writing, analytical, and oral advocacy skills, and ability to manage a litigation docket effectively;
-Strong skills in communicating litigation and advocacy goals and messages to the media;
-Ability to work independently and in collaboration with client partners and in leading a team;
-Strong and demonstrated initiative, good judgment, creativity, and work ethic;
-Ability and willingness to travel as needed for case work, court appearances, and presentations;
-Commitment to serving the public interest, and a passion for the role of Earthjustice and its mission;
-Demonstrated awareness and sensitivity to the needs and concerns of individuals from diverse cultures, backgrounds, and orientations;
-Commitment to help create a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work culture that encourages and celebrates differences.
How to Apply
Closing Date Jan 21, 2022

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