Description:

Beveridge & Diamond, P.C. seeks a product stewardship associate with three to four years of experience to join our firm in any of our seven offices.

The position will have a primary focus on product regulatory work, including environmental and extended producer responsibility regulatory and compliance matters in the United States and globally. Our product regulatory practice involves multidisciplinary work on a many different types of products, including electronics, batteries, chemicals, pesticides, plastics, pharmaceuticals, and biotechnology. This is a highly dynamic field in one of the fastest-growing areas of environmental law, and B&D is fortunate to advise a large client base of companies and trade associations on these issues.

The work involves support for our clients on a broad array of issues such as: market access; product development and premarket approval; responsible sourcing, supply chain, and transactional support; other ESG advice; chemical and materials restrictions; labeling, energy efficiency, marketing and advertising; product safety; hazmat transport; reverse distribution; product stewardship and recycling, and waste. Relevant experience would include an exposure to these areas as well as work with regulatory agencies such as EPA, USDA, CPSC, DOT, FAA, DOE, FTC and similar state entities. International work experience would also be relevant.

Candidates Must Have the Following Qualifications:
  • J.D. from an ABA-accredited law school with excellent academic credentials;
  • Status as an active member in good standing of the bar in at least one state jurisdiction;
  • Strong analytical, research, writing and oral communication skills;
  • Attention to detail, strong organization skills, ability to work well under deadlines, and ability to assume significant client responsibilities; and
  • Creative thinking and problem solving skills.

Beveridge & Diamond has a premier national environmental practice, with more than 125 environmental, health and safety lawyers in seven U.S. offices. The firm helps clients around the world resolve critical environmental, natural resource, project development, and sustainability issues relating to their facilities, products, and operations. The firm is consistently recognized as a top-tier nationwide environmental practice by Chambers USA Guide to the Legal Profession, Legal 500, and U.S. News-Best Lawyers.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample to Lindy Resh, Attorney Recruitment Manager, via the web application link.

Beveridge & Diamond, P.C. is an equal opportunity employer and all inquiries are kept strictly confidential.