Lawyer - Ecosystems – Environmental Justice Australia – Carlton VIC

Position: Lawyer - Ecosystems Organisation: Environmental Justice Australia Location: Carlton VIC
Closing date and time: 11:00pm Sunday 06/02/2022 
How to apply: Send us a brief application including your resume, a statement (under 2 pages) detailing why you want to work with us and addressing the selection criteria outlined in the PD. Email your application to [email protected] Contact person: Bruce Lindsay Brief description: Are you a lawyer with a passion for environmental justice? We are seeking a lawyer with 2–5 years’ post-graduation legal experience to work with us on nature protection cases and projects. You will develop and run litigation matters, advise community and NGO clients, research reports and legal analysis for publication, and help the community advocate for nature protection. The position is a full-time fixed-term position for 12 months, with the possibility of extension beyond this date depending on funding. You must be admitted to practice or eligible for admission to practice in Australia. Litigation experience is required, and an understanding of environment or public law and environment issues is preferred. Environmental Justice Australia is an equal opportunity employer. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, LGBTQI people and people with a disability are encouraged to apply. Are you ready to help make a real change to the environment? Apply now.