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Environmental Attorney

Hancock Estabrook, one of Upstate New York’s leading law firms, is seeking an attorney to join its expanding environmental and land use practice. Candidates should have an understanding of all aspects of environmental law, including regulatory compliance, permitting, enforcement, remediation, and litigation. Candidates should have experience with the investigation and remediation of contaminated property pursuant to the New York State Superfund and Brownfield Cleanup programs. Candidates with land use practice and SEQRA experience are desirable. The preferred candidate will be expected to undertake research and writing concerning state and federal environmental laws and possess a commitment to excellence and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment. 3-7 years of experience in environmental law is preferred. This is an excellent opportunity for an attorney looking to join an established and growing environmental and land use practice in an entrepreneurial and collegial work environment.

To be considered for this position, please email a cover letter, resume and references to our Recruitment Administrator at recruiting@hancocklaw.com.

Join a workplace that was selected as a 2022 Best Companies to Work for in New York where over 95% of employees anonymously surveyed said they would recommend working at Hancock Estabrook to a friend; the Firm treats them like a person, not a number; they are proud to work for Hancock Estabrook; and the leaders of the Firm care about their employees’ well- being.

Named a 2022 Best Law Firm by U.S. News & World Report, Hancock Estabrook, LLP is committed to providing excellent service to clients throughout New York State. The Firm provides a broad range of legal services and representation across a variety of industries, disciplines and practice areas, proudly serving as trusted advisors to large corporations, small and medium-sized businesses, nonprofit institutions, governmental entities and individuals. For more information about the Firm and its legal services, visit hancocklaw.com.

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