The Turner Environmental Law Clinic at Emory University School of Law offers a one-year post-graduate
fellowship to provide a recent law school graduate the opportunity to learn to be an effective
environmental advocate while working with the Clinic to address some of the most difficult and cuttingedge environmental issues of the day, including: sustainable energy and climate change, urban
agriculture and farming, water resource protection, conservation and land use, and citizen enforcement
and participation in regulatory and judicial proceedings. The fellowship focuses on building the next
generation of influential attorneys, judges, and academics specializing in public interest environmental
law. The fellowship also provides intensive opportunities to develop clinical education skills. The next
Turner Environmental Law Clinic Fellowship will begin mid-August 2013 and continue through August
of projects that will include, at a minimum, the following:
- Supervise students in the Turner Environmental Law Clinic and assist with teaching in the Clinic’s seminar class.
- Represent the Clinic’s clients in complex civil litigation and transactional matters, while working closely with co-counsel, expert witnesses, and municipal leaders.
- Collaborate with Clinic faculty on environmental law and research projects.
project of publishable quality on a topic relating to environmental law.
Qualifications: Law school graduate within three years of graduation (2013 graduates are welcome to
apply), excellent research and writing skills, and proven commitment to public service in the area of
To apply: E-mail a resume, statement of interest, transcript, list of three (3) references, and writing
sample to the address below.
Deadline: Applications are due by February 28, 2013.
Salary: Salary is competitive with other public interest fellowship opportunities. Emory University offers
a competitive benefits package.
For additional information or to apply, contact:
Turner Environmental Law Clinic
1301 Clifton Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30322