Corporate Counsel (Environmental And Transactions) Counsel Jobs in Missouri - 167450 | Submit Resume | General Counsel Consulting
General Counsel Consulting
About us Attorney resources Employer resources Job listings Submit resume Contact Us
General Counsel Consulting
Sign In
Email:
Password:
Forgot your password?
New User?
Signup
GCC
General Counsel
Consulting
provided
exceptional
service in helping
my organization
recruit for a hard
to fill position.
They did extensive
work on the front
end to understand
our needs and
our culture and
began referring
highly qualified
candidates almost
immediately.
 
Melinda Burrows
Deputy General Counsel
- Litigation and
Compliance, Progress
Energy Service Company
LLC
 

Jobs for Law Students
Law Student - Law Firm in San Jose, CA
USA-CA-San Jose
File Clerk The candidate will be organizing and filing documents for client files. Creating compute.... [more]


Law Student - In-House in San Mateo, CA
USA-CA-San Mateo
Winter Intern ? Tax Services The candidate will serve as members of client service teams. Interns a.... [more]


Law Student - In-House in Chicago, IL
USA-IL-Chicago
Intern - Tax Services The intern will be exposed to a wide variety of projects and industries. Will.... [more]


Articles By
Harrison Barnes From
BCG Attorney Search

 

 
Click here
 

Job of the Day
Virtual Recruitment Event for Attorneys and Paralegals
Houston Texas United States

Aramco Recruitment Event Mark your calendars! Aramco invites you to our Virtual Recruitment Fair on Thursday, June 2nd from 9 am CST - 1pm CST. We are seeking experienced legal professionals in the following areas to join our team overseas: ...


In House Legal Job Listings

YOUR WINDOW TO A WORLD OF OPPORTUNITIES
 
Corporate Counsel (Environmental And Transactions)
Refer job# EBTK167450
 
Corporate Counsel (Environmental and Transactions) The candidate will be advising on various aspects of regulatory compliance and provide practical advice to internal clients on permitting and compliance requirements for all aspects of the business including fossil generation, gas operations, and natural resource implications of wind farms, transmission lines, etc. Securing and defending requisite authorizations (i.e., permits, local-siting approvals, ordinances, etc.) to facilitate ongoing operations of generating facilities (fossil, wind, solar) and transmission projects. Working with Environmental Services and other departments, develop strategies for the preparation of technical submissions to support permitting applications and compliance submissions to mitigate third-party legal challenges. Working with internal clients, providing legal support for cleanup activities at contaminated sites, familiarity with state brownfield programs a plus. As appropriate, negotiate Consent Decrees with federal or state environmental agencies regarding remediation of legacy sites or other compliance obligations. Defend and/or challenge permitting decisions of state and federal agencies (i.e., IEPA (Illinois Environmental Protection Agency), MDNR (Missouri Department of Natural Resources), USEPA (the United States Environmental Protection Agency), MDC (Missouri Department of Conservation), USFWs (United States Fish and Wildlife Service), and USACE (United States Army Corps of Engineers)). Work with accounting, shareholder services, corporate communications, and accounting on public disclosures and collaborate with corporate counsel to address disclosure issues including ES&G (Environmental Social and Governance) matters. Provide support to Federal, Missouri, and Illinois legislative teams in reviewing legislative proposals, providing alternative statutory and regulatory language and background briefing support. Evaluate the impact of proposed legislation on business operations and provide strategic counseling regarding the same. Evaluate and provide comments on new regulations and legislation impacting Company's business. Provide expertise and support to transactional lawyers on acquisitions and divestitures of assets regarding environmental risks and mitigation strategies. Advise internal clients on real estate transactions including the buying and selling of impacted properties. A Juris Doctorate Degree (J.D.) from an accredited law school is required. Should have 5+ years of experience in a law firm, corporate legal department, or another comparable legal setting with experience in an area of specialty required. Licensed, eligible to practice, or able to seek admission in Missouri and/or Illinois required. Proficient knowledge of legal primary practice area required. Must be a business-minded lawyer with the ability to drive the organization to achieve strategic objectives and provide practical advice and solutions. Must be able to identify and analyze environmental issues that impact the operation, execution, and success of the business. Must be a self-starter who can work across business segments and departments in partnership with business clients. Must have a broad environmental background and experience in all major environmental laws including the following: solid, hazardous, and special waste under RCRA (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act), CERCLA, TSCA (Toxic Substances Control Act); the Clean Air Act; Clean Water and Safe Drinking Water Acts (and state corollaries); Natural Resources include the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and NEPA (National Environmental Policy Act); Illinois and Missouri remediation statutes; and Illinois Groundwater Protection Act.
 
EMAIL TO COLLEAGUE  PERMALINK
This particular job is currently not active. However, since our clients regularly share with us similar and other job openings, we strongly recommend that you submit your resume. We shall review your resume and get in touch with you as soon as a suitable vacancy comes up to further discuss your interest in exploring the opportunity. Assisting you is our highest priority.

Please be assured that none of your materials will be forwarded to any employer without your consent. Of course, all inquiries are kept strictly confidential.
 
 

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.