This practice area deals with federal, state, and local laws and regulations that pertain to the earth and its natural resources. Environmental and land use lawyers address the way people and industries such as commercial and residential building developers, industrial and manufacturing companies, and conservationists utilize the land and its resources. Attorneys who practice in this area provide legal advice on matters such as air and water quality, pollution, oil spills, emissions, pesticides, asbestos, wetlands, waste, toxins, hazardous substances, environmental cleanup, landfills, zoning laws, and the protection of animals and their habitats. Environmental and land use lawyers also provide advice on matters that arise under federal laws such as the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, National Environmental Quality Act, Endangered Species Act, Marine Mammal Act, and Migratory Bird Act, as well as similar state laws.
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Boston College Law School, Class Of 2007
Placed at Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass
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University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, Class Of 2015
Placed at Linowes & Blocher, L.L.P.
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New York University School of Law, Class of 1982
"I found my recruiter (Romina) very personable and easy to talk to, and I thought she gave..." Read more
Loyola University School of Law, Class Of 2007
Placed at Meyers Nave Riback Silver & Wilson, PLC
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Harvard Law School, Class Of 1991
Placed at Spherion Staffing LLC
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Hofstra University School of Law, Class Of 2009
Placed at Tarter, Krinsky & Drogin, L.L.P.