Natural Resources Attorney Job in Sacramento, CA Near Me - 320063 |

Natural Resources Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location California - Sacramento

Job ID W210320063

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 3 - Max. 7 Years

Ranking 4 : Medium to Large Business $$$$

Estimated Salary Highest Salary Band in the Market

Practice Areas Land Use & ZoningWater Law

2024-06-28 05:07:27

A law firm in Sacramento is actively seeking a dedicated Natural Resources Attorney with 3-7 years of experience in water, environmental, or land use law. The ideal candidate will possess strong analytical and writing skills, relevant academic coursework or work experience, and the ability to thrive as a team member in a fast-paced legal environment. Litigation experience is a plus, and the candidate must be admitted to the California State Bar.



  • Conduct legal research and analysis in the field of natural resources law.
  • Provide legal counsel on water, environmental, and land use matters.
  • Draft and review legal documents, including contracts, agreements, and regulatory filings.
  • Collaborate with legal teams on complex natural resources cases.
  • Communicate effectively with clients, government agencies, and opposing counsel.
  • Stay updated on legal developments in natural resources law.



  • 3-7 years of experience in water, environmental, or land use law.
  • Admitted to the California State Bar.
  • Strong analytical and writing skills.
  • Relevant academic coursework or work experience.
  • Ability to work effectively as a team member in a fast-paced environment.
  • Litigation experience is a plus.



Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.



  • Legal research and analytical skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with legal teams.
  • Knowledge of water, environmental, or land use law.
  • Litigation skills (preferred).

The Sacramento office of this firm represents clients from every area of the state in matters involving water law, natural resources, municipal and public agency, public finance, education, construction, employment and labor, bankruptcy and creditors rights, and related litigation. The work environment is cooperative and the firms attorneys are incredibly down-to-earth; one associate claims she love[s] working as a team with the people here the lawyers, paralegals, even the staff. Billable hour expectations are very reasonable, and compensation is competitive with other Sacramento firms.

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