Remote Staff Attorney

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: California

Compensation: Salary

Staff Reviewed: Mon, Aug 26, 2019

This job expires in 3 days

Job Category: Legal, Management

Telecommute Level: Occasionally

Travel Requirements: Field Travel Required, Onsite Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Manager

Education Level: Doctorate

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

An organization that advocates for swimmable, fishable and drinkable waters is searching for a person to fill their position for a Remote Staff Attorney.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Identify and manage Clean Water Act enforcement cases
  • Manage team of outside counsel and technical experts supporting litigation
  • Coordinate with enforcement staff from other Waterkeeper organizations

Must meet the following requirements for consideration:

  • Ability to travel to various meetings and sites throughout the state is needed
  • Law school graduates admitted to the California bar
  • 3 years of Clean Water Act enforcement litigation experience
  • Organized and detail oriented, with research, analysis, writing and oral advocacy skills
  • Experience in administrative and pretrial proceedings
  • Knowledge of the Clean Water Act and experience with Clean Water Act Section 505 lawsuits