The General Counsel of the New York City Mayor’s Office of Environmental Remediation (”OER”) seeks a recent law school graduate or third year law student for an unpaid internship starting in September 2014. The successful candidate will provide legal support for the office’s remedial programs which include the nation’s only municipally run local brownfield cleanup program. In the process, the fellow/intern will learn about the land development process, conduct real estate work, and be exposed to environmental policy. Prior legal interns have said their experience at OER diversified their resume and assisted in their job search. The legal fellow or legal intern will conduct research, draft documents and attend interagency meetings. Knowledge of environmental law and administrative law is preferred. Excellent oral and written communication skills are required. For further information about OER visit www.nyc.gov/oer.

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Applicants should send a resume and cover letter to Mark McIntyre, OER general counsel, at mmcintyre@cityhall.nyc.gov