Staff Attorney

  • Sierra Club
  • Denver, CO, USA
  • Sep 03, 2019
Full time Legal

Job Description

Sierra Club is seeking a Staff Attorney to join its national legal team as a litigator for the Beyond Coal Campaign, which has been at the forefront of the effort to decarbonize the electricity grid.  The applicant should have 5-10 years of experience with knowledge of environmental or energy law and a strong commitment to working collaboratively to advance equity, inclusion and justice. Under the supervision of a managing attorney, the staff attorney serves as a legal resource for the Beyond Coal Campaign; litigates environmental and energy cases supporting the campaign; helps design and implement legal strategies; and coordinates with campaign staff, coalition partners, technical experts, and outside counsel.