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Environmental Energy & Land Use Associate Attorney

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Adams Broadwell Joseph & Cardozo, PC
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South San Francisco, CA

Adams Broadwell Joseph & Cardozo, PC


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October 19, 2020

October 2020

Adams Broadwell Joseph & Cardozo is now accepting applications for Environmental, Energy and Land Use Associate Attorneys with 2-5 years of experience and 6-8 years of experience in California.

THE POSITIONS

Adams Broadwell Joseph and Cardozo seeks ambitious and diligent associate attorneys with 2-5 years of experience and with 6-8 years of experience to join our team of exceptional attorneys.

The positions are open in our South San Francisco or Sacramento office, combined with remote work.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Candidates must have substantive experience practicing land use and environmental law, including CEQA and California Planning and Zoning Law. Experience practicing energy and utility law and experience practicing before the California Public Utilities Commission is desirable. Candidates must have a strong work ethic and excellent analytical, research, writing and speaking skills. Candidates should also share the firm’s commitment to public interest work.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR 6-8 YEAR CANDIDATES

Candidates with 6-8 years of experience must also demonstrate that they have performed all aspects of legal advocacy in a case – from the beginning of the administrative process through the end of litigation. Candidates must have experience managing a litigation docket effectively and the ability to supervise other attorneys.

THE LAW FIRM

Adams Broadwell Joseph & Cardozo has an exceptional reputation in California as a law firm providing an extensive range of experience in environmental, natural resources, energy, utility, land use, local government, building and construction and labor law. With offices in South San Francisco and Sacramento, Adams Broadwell Joseph & Cardozo represents labor organizations, trade associations, public agencies, environmental, consumer and community groups and other non-profit associations.

The firm pioneered the representation of workers and labor organizations in the enforcement of public health and safety laws, in the environmental review of projects with environmental, worker and community impacts, and in building, energy and utility industry regulation and policy. For 40 years, Adams Broadwell Joseph & Cardozo has developed a remarkable track record of success in advocating for sustainable development that avoids or mitigates environmental harm and public service impacts while maximizing community benefits.

The firm has a particular expertise in assessing the full scope of legal and regulatory issues associated with the permitting and approval of large scale industrial, electric utility, residential and commercial projects. Adams Broadwell Joseph & Cardozo attorneys regularly participate in permitting proceedings for major development projects across the state. The firm is also involved in the cutting-edge green building, energy and utility issues in California.

The firm’s attorneys represent clients before federal and state administrative and regulatory agencies and before municipalities and other local governmental agencies. The firm also frequently participates in general rulemaking and regulatory proceedings as well as state and local legislative hearings.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Adams Broadwell Joseph & Cardozo is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any applicant’s race, religion, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status or any other category protected by law.

HOW TO APPLY

Interested candidates with the required qualifications should submit a cover letter, résumé and two substantive writing samples to wsalfiti@adamsbroadwell.com.

October 2020

Adams Broadwell Joseph & Cardozo is now accepting applications for Environmental, Energy and Land Use Associate Attorneys with 2-5 years of experience and 6-8 years of experience in California.

THE POSITIONS

Adams…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Full Time Schedule
  • J.D. Required
  • Professional

Benefits

Medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401(k)


Medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401(k)


Location

601 Gateway Boulevard, South San Francisco, CA 94080

How to Apply

Please submit your resume, cover letter and writing sample.

Please submit your resume, cover letter and writing sample.

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