Post Date: 06/03/2019
Close Date: 08/02/2019
The Portland, Oregon office of Stoel Rives LLP, a full service business law firm, is seeking an Environmental Associate with 2 to 4 years of experience for its nationally-recognized Environment, Land Use and Natural Resources practice. Our Associates gain exceptional first-hand experience on sophisticated legal matters through their work with senior lawyers and clients in a variety of complex and cutting-edge issues involving natural resources, wildlife and pollution control laws. Membership to the Oregon State Bar is required, and clerkship or externship with a federal appellate court, federal district court, or state appellate court is preferred. Occasional travel may be required. Principals only. No recruiters please.
Candidates must have the following qualifications:
• JD from an accredited university with excellent academic credentials;
• Experience with, or demonstrable interest in, environmental and natural resource issues and environmental litigation;
• Excellent written and oral communication skills, acute judgment and responsiveness, and perseverance.
With almost 400 attorneys, Stoel Rives is a national leader in corporate, energy, environmental, intellectual property, labor & employment, land use & construction, litigation, natural resources, real estate, renewable energy and technology law. We achieved 35 prestigious national tier rankings in the 2018 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® ''Best Law Firms'' survey. The firm’s environmental and natural resources practice represents major businesses in the fisheries, forest products, mining, oil & gas, and renewable energy industries. If you are interested in working with a group of collaborative, hard-working, and dedicated lawyers and staff, this is the place for you.