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Careers

Legal Careers at EPA

Our attorneys work on cutting-edge legal issues, are given extraordinary responsibility early in their careers, and even at an early stage in their careers, are recognized as legal experts.

EPA attorneys work in these EPA offices:

Note that most but not all jobs are posted on USAJobs.gov. Unlike almost all other EPA jobs, there is no requirement for attorney jobs announcements to be published on USAJobs.gov. While most offices that hire attorneys use USAJobs.gov, some offices might prefer to receive application materials on a rolling basis, and may contact you if/when a position becomes available.

To maximize your chances of finding out about all EPA legal job opportunities,

More Information about Specific Opportunities in Washington, D.C.

Note that you can also view information on internships and fellowships for law students and recent law school grads on a different page.

  • Office of General Counsel
  • Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance
    • Announcements for attorney jobs are posted on USAJobs.gov.
  • Office of Administrative Law Judges
    • Announcements for attorney jobs are posted on USAJobs.gov.
  • Environmental Appeals Board
    • Announcements for attorney jobs are posted on USAJobs.gov.

More Information about Specific Opportunities in Our Regional Offices around the Nation