Job Listings

Although this is in no way comprehensive, here is a listing of environmental organizations with potential summer/semester legal employment opportunities:

​California Air Resources Board, Office of Legal Affairs

California Office of Attorney General: Environmental Section, Land Law Section, and Natural Resources Section

California State Water Resources Control Board

Center for Biological Diversity (San Francisco, CA; Petersburg, FL; Portland, OR)

Center for Ocean Solutions

Climate Resolve (Los Angeles, CA)

Communities for a Better Environment (Los Angeles, CA)

Conservation Law Foundation (Boston, MA; Portland, ME; Concord, NH; Providence, RI; and Montpelier, VT)

Council on Environmental Quality in the Executive Office of the President​

Department of Justice, Environmental & Natural Resources Division

Environmental Defense Center (Santa Barbara, CA)

Environmental Defense Fund (Washington, DC)

Environmental Law Institute (Washington, DC)

Environmental Protection Agency

Hudson Riverkeeper (Westchester County, NY)

Los Angeles Waterkeeper (Santa Monica, CA)

Natural Resources Defense Council

Property and Environment Research Center (Bozeman, Montana)

San Diego Coastkeeper

Shute, Mihaly & Weinberger​ (San Francisco, CA)

South Coast Air Quality Management District

Helpful Resources

PSJD: public interest job database
UCLA Law Symplicity: job database
Professor Sean Hecht: hecht@law.ucla.edu
Professor Cara Horowitz: horowitz@law.ucla.edu