Jobs

SELC is renowned for its staff, whose abilities and excellent credentials are matched only by their passion for protecting our region’s health and environment.  Finding and mentoring the next generation of exceptional environmental lawyers and leaders remains at the core of SELC’s mission. 

SELC prides itself on collegiality, teamwork, and mutual respect among its staff and board.  We seek to bring these same values to our work in partnership with organizations, communities, and people of all backgrounds that share our mission to protect the environment of the South.  The South has a rich natural diversity and an equally rich cultural diversity.  To better fulfill its mission, SELC is committed to broadening the diversity of its staff.  We believe this will strengthen our organization and our effectiveness in responding to the many environmental challenges affecting the South and its people.  

Attorneys

Managing Attorney: Nashville, Tennessee Office

The Southern Environmental Law Center is seeking a managing attorney for its office in Nashville, Tennessee.  This is a rare opportunity to join one of the nation's most effective environmental organizations, and to lead the Nashville office in addressing a broad range of im... Read More »

Senior Attorney: Charlottesville, VA Office (Immediate Opening)

The Southern Environmental Law Center is seeking a senior attorney with seven or more years of experience for its Charlottesville, Virginia office. Read More »

Associate Attorney: Asheville, N.C. Office (Immediate Opening)

The Southern Environmental Law Center is accepting applications for an associate attorney position in its North Carolina office in Asheville. Start date is late summer or early fall 2017. Read More »

Associate Attorney: Charleston, S.C. Office (Immediate Opening)

The Southern Environmental Law Center is accepting applications for an associate attorney position in its office in Charleston, South Carolina. Read More »

Solar Energy Associate Attorney: Charlottesville, VA Office (Immediate Opening)

The Southern Environmental Law Center is accepting applications for an associate attorney position working on solar energy law and policy. The position will be based in SELC’s Charlottesville office. Start date is as soon as possible. Read More »

Glynn D. Key Diversity Fellowship: Office Location TBD (Immediate Opening)

The Southern Environmental Law Center is accepting applications for the Glynn D. Key Diversity Fellowship. This entry-level position is open to recent law graduates and practicing attorneys who want to be part of an organization that is successfully addressing some of the most important and challenging public health and environmental issues in the Southeast and the nation. Read More »

Associate Attorneys (Late Summer / Early Fall 2018)

The Southern Environmental Law Center is currently accepting applications in five of its offices for associate attorney positions to start in late summer or early fall 2018: Asheville, N.C.; Chapel Hill, N.C.; Atlanta, GA; Birmingham, AL; and Charlottesville, VA. Read More »

Southern Environmental Law Center Summer Diversity and Inclusion Fellowship (Summer 2018)

The Southern Environmental Law Center is accepting applications for its 2018 Summer Diversity and Inclusion Fellowship. Read More »

Summer Clerkship and Semester Externship Programs

SELC hires law clerks during the school year and in the summer at all three of our core offices: Charlottesville, VA; Chapel Hill, N.C.; and Atlanta, GA- as well as our satellite offices: Asheville, N.C.; Charleston, S.C.; Birmingham, AL; and Nashville, TN. Read More »

Technology

Information Technology / Electronically Stored Information (IT/ESI) Litigation Paralegal

The Southern Environmental Law Center is seeking an IT/ESI litigation paralegal to oversee and manage the technology that supports our litigation trial practice. (Immediate Opening) Read More »

Administrative

Administrative Legal Assistant: Chapel Hill, N.C. Office (Immediate Opening)

The Southern Environmental Law Center is seeking an Administrative Legal Assistant to work in its Chapel Hill, North Carolina office. Read More »

Legal Administrative Assistant: Atlanta, GA Office (Immediate Opening)

The Southern Environmental Law Center is seeking a Legal Administrative assistant to join our Atlanta, GA office. Read More »

Legal Administrative Assistant: Atlanta, GA Office (Immediate Opening)

The Southern Environmental Law Center is seeking a Legal Administrative assistant to join our Atlanta, GA office. Read More »

Legal Administrative Assistant: Charlottesville, VA Office (Immediate Opening)

The Southern Environmental Law Center is seeking a Legal Administrative Assistant in our Virginia office in Charlottesville, Virginia. Read More »