Environmental & Natural Resources Associate - Apply Here

Tonkon Torp LLP, a medium-sized law firm in Portland, Oregon, is looking for a mid-level environmental and natural resources associate with two-four years of experience. The qualified candidate will have experience assisting clients with environmental regulatory compliance, including advising, permitting, and working with administrative agencies under the Clean Water Act, RCRA, Superfund, the Clean Air Act, the Endangered Species Act, and their state equivalents. The ideal candidate will also have interest, knowledge, and/or experience with water rights and related resource management issues. Experience in environmental and resource acquisition support for M&A and real estate transactions, as well as a technical or scientific background, would also be an advantage. This position is for a general practitioner of environmental and natural resources law, and not a niche specialist. The successful candidate must have a J.D. with high academic standing, outstanding client-service skills, excellent writing and research skills, a proactive approach to projects, and a commitment to diversity, professionalism, and community service and stewardship.

Labor & Employment Attorney (2-3 years' experience) - Apply Here

The qualified candidate will have experience representing employers before local, state, and federal administrative agencies against charges under Title VII, the ADA, the ADEA, the NLRA, wage and hour laws, and employee separation and discipline issues, FMLA, disability accommodations, interviewing and hiring policies, wage and hour compliance, harassment, and workplace investigations.  The candidate should have experience drafting handbooks, employee contracts, separation agreements, and a variety of personnel policies; conduct trainings for HR professionals and employers on a variety of employment law topics.

The successful candidate must have a J.D. with high academic standing, outstanding client-service skills, excellent writing and research skills, a proactive approach to projects, and must be committed to diversity, professionalism, and community service and stewardship.