Environmental & Land Use

Environmental & Land Use Attorney in Sacramento, California

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May 25, 2023

Job description

This Environmental & Land Use Attorney position in Sacramento, California will be responsible for providing legal counsel and representation to clients involved in environmental and land use matters, including individuals, private organizations, and government agencies. The ideal candidate will assist clients in obtaining permits and approvals for land development projects, advocate for responsible environmental practices, engage in litigation and negotiation, and draft legal documents related to environmental impact assessments, zoning regulations, and land conservation agreements. They play a crucial role in helping clients navigate complex regulatory processes while balancing economic development and environmental conservation. 


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This job offers a reasonable billable hour requirement, ensuring a manageable workload and reducing excessive stress. There is a strong emphasis on work-life balance, acknowledging the importance of personal well-being and allowing for a fulfilling career without sacrificing personal commitments and interests. Additionally, the work environment is collegial and collaborative, fostering a sense of camaraderie among colleagues and promoting teamwork. The job also provides the excitement of handling interesting legal matters daily, ensuring that there is never a dull moment. These factors make this job highly desirable and appealing to those seeking a rewarding and balanced legal career.


To qualify as an Environmental & Land Use Attorney, individuals will need a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school and must pass the bar exam in their jurisdiction. In-depth knowledge of environmental laws and regulations, including federal, state, and local statutes such as the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, NEPA, and Endangered Species Act, is not essential. However, a strong civil litigation foundation, legal research and writing skills, and analytical and problem-solving abilities are preferred. If you are an Environmental & Land Use Attorney looking for a position in Sacramento, California then apply today.



  • Paid Time Off (PTO) 
  • Health Insurance  
  • Dental Insurance  
  • Retirement Plan  
  • Professional Development  


Mission Recruiting is proud to represent some of the most prestigious organizations in the country. Contact us today to learn how we can help you explore this and other exciting opportunities. 


Reference: Attorney - Environmental & Land Use - 138155  

$145,000 - $175,000
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Anita Helms

Director of Recruiting

Anita Helms

Director of Recruiting

Irvine, CA

Anita is a Director of Recruiting. Prior to joining Mission Recruiting, Anita ran the recruiting department for an AM Law 200 firm in Irvine. Anita is a licensed attorney and practiced Family Law before moving into recruiting.

(949) 346-2879

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Environmental & Land Use Attorney in Sacramento, California

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