Sample Environmental Lawyer Resume

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Justin Handy
1556 Maud Street
Philadelphia, DE 19103

Job Objective Seeking employment as Environmental Lawyer.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Wide experience in environmental legal services
  • Deep knowledge of safety related regulations in manufacturing setting
  • Immense knowledge of industrial hygiene practices wihtin all industries.
  • Familiarity with MIOSHA regulations
  • Outstanding ability to manage workers compensation insurance program
  • Immense ability to maintain confidentiality in all case information
  • Remarkable ability to provide legal support independently or in groups
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills

Professional Experience:

Environmental Lawyer
Gibson Arnold & Associates, Inc., Philadelphia, DE
August 2007 – Present


  • Conducted on-site inspections to identify hazardous conditions in the workplace.
  • Reviewed and recommended improvements to occupational, health, safety and environmental conditions.
  • Developed hazard controls to eliminate workplace injuries.
  • Investigated causes of accidents and developed preventive measures.
  • Ensured that all machineries are MIOSHA approved.
  • Assisted in development of water pollution control program and waste management program.
  • Conducted safety committee meetings and trainings on regular basis.

Environmental Lawyer
Farmers Insurance Group, Philadelphia, DE
May 2004 – July 2007


  • Provided legal advice to clients on new environment legislations.
  • Represented client’s case in court of law.
  • Interpreted judicial ruling to clients.
  • Performed negotiations and made settlements for civil disputes.
  • Assisted in preparation of legal documents.
  • Addressed complex environmental issues promptly.


Master’s Degree in Environmental Law
Northland Pioneer College, Holbrook, AZ

Bachelor’s Degree in Law
Geneva College, Beaver Falls, PA

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