Wildlife attorney sought

October 14, 2016

The National Whistleblower Center (NWC) and The National Whistleblowers Legal Defense and Education Fund (NWLDEF) are searching for a wildlife legal expert who has experience working with laws such as the Lacey Act and Endangered Species Act, and others that concern poaching and trafficking, illegal logging, illegal fishing and violations of the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships (APPS). The attorney will be expected to handle his/her own caseload and assist other attorneys nation-wide who partake in the NWC’s Wildlife Crime Attorney Referral Service (WCARS).

The successful candidate will have a passion for the environment, a minimum of two years of legal experience related to wildlife matters, and the following skills and abilities: strong legal analysis and research, attention to detail, and superior written and oral communication ability.

This position is for a one-year term.

Compensation: $45-$65K.

View the full announcement here.


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