Current Openings at ELAW

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Francophone Attorney Position

The U.S. office of the Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide (ELAW) seeks an experienced, bilingual (French and English), environmental or human rights attorney to join our team.

The attorney will join a team of ELAW lawyers supporting international partners on a wide range of domestic and international legal advocacy efforts. Responsibilities will include research to support litigation and advance law reform; drafting pleadings and court submissions, including “friend of the court” briefs; building and fostering relationships with international partners and allies; organizing and leading workshops; expanding ELAW’s capacity in relevant areas of law; reviewing work product by colleagues; and communicating about this work with relevant audiences.

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The Killian Doherty Environmental Justice Fellowship

The U.S. office of the Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide (ELAW) invites bilingual (English and Spanish or Portuguese) public interest lawyers defending indigenous peoples’ rights, human rights, or environmental rights to apply for the inaugural Killian Doherty Environmental Justice Fellowship.

The Killian Doherty Environmental Justice Fellowship honors our colleague and friend, Killian Doherty, who exemplified true commitment to environmental justice in his personal and professional life. Together with Killian’s family, ELAW designed this Fellowship to carry his legacy forward.

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Killian Doherty Environmental Justice Internship - Summer 2022

The U.S. office of the Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide (ELAW) invites bilingual (English and Spanish or Portuguese) law students to apply for the Killian Doherty Environmental Justice Internship. The Internship is full-time for approximately 10 weeks starting mid- to late May 2022.

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Summer 2022 Environmental Law Internship

The U.S office of the Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide (ELAW) welcomes applications from current second-year (2L) and LLM students for the ELAW Summer 2022 legal internship. The internship is full-time for approximately 10 weeks starting mid- to late May.

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