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Legal Careers at the EPA


August 6, 2020


Webinar Only

An ELI & Environmental Protection Agency Co-Sponsored Public Webinar

Are you interested in becoming an environmental lawyer for the American public? A panel of Environmental Protection Agency career attorneys shared what it is like to work at the EPA as well as how to pursue a Federal attorney job.

These leading panelists represented a broad cross-section of Federal legal careers, including attorneys of diverse backgrounds. Their practices cover counseling, litigation, and enforcement, as well as both environmental and general Federal agency law.

This webinar welcomed all, with a special emphasis towards students interested in working for the EPA or another Federal agency and attorneys interested in a lateral move.Our panelists explored these careers and potential opportunities.

Ryland Li
, Attorney-Advisor, Office of General Counsel, Air and Radiation Law Office, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Moderator
Merrick Cosey, Attorney-Advisor, Office of General Counsel, General Law Office, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Kellie Ortega, Attorney-Advisor, Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance, Air Enforcement Division, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Aditi Prabhu, Acting Assistant General Counsel, Office of General Counsel, Cross-Cutting Issues Law Office, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Amanda Urban, Attorney-Advisor, Office of Regional Counsel, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 5

There are no panelist materials for this event.

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