BNSF Railway (“BNSF”) has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for an Environmental Counsel. BNSF Railway is one of North America’s leading freight transportation companies, with a rail network of 32,500 route miles in 28 states and three Canadian provinces. BNSF is one of the top transporters of the products and materials that help feed, clothe, supply and power communities throughout America and the world. BNSF moves those goods more safely and efficiently, on significantly less fuel, with fewer emissions than the all-highway alternative.
Environmental Counsel will give advice to BNSF Railway’s business team at all levels on transactional, regulatory, legal and dispute related issues that have an environmental aspect.
The ideal candidate will be a licensed attorney seven plus years of experience focused on general environmental legal matters, with general knowledge of the CAA, CEQA, NEPA, CERCLA, RCRA, and the CWA. Strong law firm and/or in-house experience required. Strong leadership and managerial skills required.
License to practice law in any U.S. Jurisdiction AND eligibility for the Texas In-house counsel requirements is required.
Interested candidates, please submit your resume (in MS Word format) to BNSF@MLAGlobal.com. Please do not contact the company directly.
Internal Number: 105499
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