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Clean Air Council Staff Attorney (ONE YEAR TERM)

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Clean Air Council
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Published 22 days ago

Job type: Staff Attorney

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Schedule: Full-time attorney (ONE YEAR TERM)

Description: The Council is seeking a full-time attorney to work on litigation, regulatory affairs, and policy. The Staff Attorney would work closely with members of the legal team of half a dozen lawyers working on a full range of cutting-edge environmental legal efforts in Pennsylvania and elsewhere in the Mid-Atlantic region. The position is for up to one year at the Council with the possibility of continuation depending on available funding. . The selected attorney will be expected to work on regulatory affairs, policy, and litigation as needed.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the Council’s outreach team to review a wide array of factual scenarios affecting the environmental health of communities and develop advocacy and/or litigation strategies.
  • Draft comments for submission to regulatory agencies in response to policy and permit proposals.
  • Collaborate and maintain professional relations with the Council's partner organizations.
  • Litigate matters from start to finish in administrative, municipal, state, and federal fora.
  • Represent the Council in various public speaking and presentation opportunities.
  • Provide in-house counsel services, such as review of contracts and internal policies.
  • Assist in grant writing and reporting.

The Council is a small organization, and as such, the Council May call on employees to assist in task that fall outside the employee's job description from time to time.

Salary: $50,000 - $65,000+ commensurate with experience and qualifications


Application instructions:

Please read full job post before applying.

Interested candidates should send a letter of interest with resume to Joseph Otis Minott, Esq., Executive Director and Chief Counsel, at joe_minott@cleanair(dot)org and to John Lee, MPH at jlee@cleanair(dot)org. Please include “Staff Attorney Application” in the email subject line. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

The Council is an equal opportunity employer and has a strongly held belief in the importance of having a diverse workforce.

Job type: Staff Attorney

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Schedule: Full-time attorney (ONE YEAR TERM)

Description: The Council is seeking a full-time attorney to work on litigation, regulatory affairs, and policy. The Staff Attorney…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Temporary
  • Start Date
    November 30, 2021
  • Education
    J.D. Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional
Salary
USD $50,000 - USD $65,000
/ year
Commensurate with experience and qualifications

Benefits

Traditional and Roth 401K with 2% match, health (HMO/PPO) and dental (Metlife), FSA, Pre-tax commuter benefits, Flex-time

Traditional and Roth 401K with 2% match, health (HMO/PPO) and dental (Metlife), FSA, Pre-tax commuter benefits, Flex-time

Level of Language Proficiency

English

English

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Philadelphia, PA
Associated Location
135 South 19th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103, United States
Suite 300

How to Apply

Interested candidates should send letter of interest with resume to Joe Minott at joe_minott@cleanair.org and John Lee at jlee@cleanair.org. Please use the subject “Staff Attorney Application” in the email subject line. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Interviews will begin immediately. 

https://cleanair.org/wp-content/uploads/Final-Atty-Job-Description.pdf

Interested candidates should send letter of interest with resume to Joe Minott at joe_minott@cleanair.org and John Lee at jlee@cleanair.org. Please use the subject “Staff Attorney…

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