Environmental Attorney at Godfrey & Kahn, S.C.

Godfrey & Kahn, S.C.


Senior Level

Milwaukee, WI, USA

$86.000 - $120.000

09 Nov → 09 Dec

Job Description

We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced attorney with a minimum of five years of environmental and energy legal experience to join our Environmental & Energy Strategies practice area in the Milwaukee office. We seek candidates to help our attorneys develop and implement innovative environmental and energy solutions to achieve their goals for a wide variety of clients and projects. Ideally, the candidate will have experience with environmental permitting, compliance, and enforcement matters and brownfield redevelopment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide guidance and represent clients in state and federal regulatory matters in areas such as air quality, water quality, waste management, and site remediation
  • Support clients with implementation of renewable energy and other sustainable development projects
  • Lend subject matter environmental litigation support (both civil and administrative) to litigation team
  • Work collaboratively with other attorneys and support staff to provide high quality service to our clients
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Requirements / Qualifications

  • J.D. from ABA accredited law school

  • Admitted to practice or eligible for admission to practice in the State of Wisconsin

  • Strong academic credentials and an interest in environmental and energy solutions, including sustainability matters, is required

  • Law school focus on environmental and energy studies preferred

  • Has 5 years+ experience as an associate at a leading law firm or an attorney at a governmental environmental agency

  • Possesses superior organizational and time management skills

  • Is detail-oriented and capable of a high degree of accuracy

  • Exhibits superior verbal and written communication skills and comfort with both telephonic and face-to-face communications

  • Shares a commitment to client service, professional excellence, integrity and teamwork

  • Has proven ability to work within fast-paced team environment with multiple deadlines and demands both internally and externally

  • Interest in a collaborative, intellectually stimulating environment with a strong desire to contribute to team and client success

How To Apply

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