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Junior Associate Attorney needed for Houston office

Type Full-Time

Location Texas - Houston

Job ID 1HU4313570

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 1 - Max. 8 Years

Ranking 4 : Medium to Large Business $$$$

Estimated Salary Highest Salary Band in the Market

Practice Areas Environmental and Land Use - General

2024-02-23 00:18:02

A law firm in Houston, Texas, is seeking a Junior Associate Attorney to join their team. The ideal candidate will work closely with Environmental attorneys, both locally and firm-wide, to deliver high-quality legal services in the field of environmental law. This role demands dedication, adaptability, and a commitment to excellence in a fast-paced environment.

Duties:

  • Conduct legal research and provide assistance in drafting legal documents.
  • Engage with clients across various industries, addressing federal and state environmental laws and compliance matters.
  • Represent clients before regulatory agencies and advocate for their interests in legislation, regulations, and policies.
  • Manage administrative enforcement actions and handle federal and state trial and appellate court litigation.
  • Focus on complex environmental topics, including contaminated site remediation, hazardous substance management, worker safety, risk assessment, natural resource damage, and crisis management.
  • Demonstrate sound judgment, determination, and common sense while fostering confidence and producing high-quality work.
  • Exhibit a strong interest in environmental law, particularly serving industrial clients.

Requirements:

  • A '21/'22/'23 law school graduate with relevant education or experience in environmental science and environmental and administrative law.
  • Exceptional academic performance.
  • Outstanding analytical, legal research, and writing skills.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Knowledge of ethics and conduct codes is required for the practice of law.
  • Eligible to become a member of or admitted into the Texas Bar.

Skills:

  • Legal research and writing
  • Client interaction and communication
  • Environmental law knowledge
  • Advocacy and litigation
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Crisis management
  • High ethical standards

Certifications:

  • Eligibility for Texas Bar membership or admission

Education:

  • Law school graduate ('21/'22/'23) with relevant education or experience in environmental science and environmental and administrative law.

This Vault Law 100 and one of the Top 25 Best Law Firm in Southern California boasts attorneys who are highly regarded with forward-thinking approaches, enthusiasm for collaborating across disciplines, and their unsurpassed commercial awareness. The firm has an ?emerging issues? program, which allows the firm to pioneer new and novel areas of the law. Associates have the opportunity to work on ground-breaking, high-profile matters for some of the world?s most innovative companies on a day-to-day basis. The firm has had its hand in the growth of global commerce and industry, allowing its associates to obtain truly substantive experience. The firm also require its attorneys to complete a minimum of 25 pro bono hours. Compensation at this firm is competitive with peer firms in the region.

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