Resume For Attorney Environmental Law
956/6, Gandhi Nagar,
Delhi – 110011
(+91-11) 456 789
INDIANA UNIVERSITY, Bloomington, IN
Master of Studies in Environmental Law and Public Policy, magna cum laude, 1987
Juris Doctor, 1986
Environmental Action Group; National Lawyers Guild Indiana Chapter
ROCKFORD COLLEGE, Rockford, IL
Bachelor of Arts, 1983 Major: Sociology, cum laude
Editor, Environmental Newsletter
MAINE ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH GROUP, Waterville, ME
Environmental Program Director/Attorney
Coordinate environmental programs; develop policies; oversee campaign activities and staff. Draft legislation. Provide legal counseling. Develop media relations. Serve on state’s acid rain and recycling program advisory committees. Initiated and successfully lobbied for state-wide moratorium on mandatory recycling. Strengthened state’s acid rain regulations.
August 1986-June 1988
Practiced before Water Resources Board. Negotiated small claims settlements; conducted title searches; advised clients on permitting processes.
LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL, 1985 Indiana General Assembly, Indianapolis, IN
Conducted legal research. Wrote memoranda. Presented testimony and drafted legislation primarily for House and Senate Health and Welfare and Government Operations committees. Worked with legislators, public and private interests. Addressed issues including toxics regulation, employment discrimination, and health care financing.
LAND USE CLINIC, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN Investigated/analyzed Indiana design review ordinances. Searched records; attended administrative proceedings; interviewed planning officials; submitted report with recommendations for improving existing state enabling statute.
INDIANA ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION BUREAU, Indianapolis, IN Semester in Practice, Dept. of Hazardous Waste Served on legislatively mandated advisory committee. Acted as liaison to Attorney General’s office on uncontrolled hazardous waste cases. Addressed issues including pollution liability insurance, water protection, and non-hazardous waste disposal.