Make an informed career choice
By: Ilana Kowarski
If you are passionate about solving environmental issues, here are some considerations from experts in the field.
Collaboration with scientists will do!
Many environmental laywers are involved in helping the private sector become compliant with environmental regulations.
"There’s never been a shortage of things to learn," says Rao, New York University Law School graduate.
Everything has to be by the book, however the good news is that mostly regulations are clear and not open to interpretion.
It is not critically important for a law school to have an official concentration in environmental law.
Environmental policy is dependent on the political climate and influenced heavily by the business sector, therefore it is important for lawyers to have a diverse skill set.