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Environmental Senior Associate – Parsippany, NJ

Position Overview

Day Pitney's Real Estate and Environmental group is seeking associates with 5-8 years of environmental experience to join our growing team in our Parsippany, NJ office.

Ideal candidates will have demonstrated experience in environmental transaction and regulatory compliance issues related to real estate development and business transactions, including environmental due diligence and compliance, ISRA compliance, water and wetlands, site remediation, environmental permitting, environmental cost recovery, and experience engaging with environmental regulatory bodies.

Day Pitney's Real Estate and Environmental group represents developers, sellers, purchasers, landlords, tenants, and lenders in connection with the acquisition, sale, development, and leasing of real estate and related financing. We also represent industry on environmental matters in connection with legacy site remediation issues as well as due diligence for corporate mergers and acquisitions. Our team offers a full spectrum of legal services and provides legal counsel to a broad range of commercial enterprises including developers, Fortune 500 companies, manufacturing companies, financial institutions, and utilities (energy, water, telecommunications).

Day Pitney offers a hybrid in-office / remote work schedule to provide our attorneys with greater flexibility.

Job Requirements:

  • 5-8 years of demonstrated real estate transactional experience
  • Excellent technical, legal research, professional and client service skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and advocacy skills
  • Team-oriented with an emphasis on collaboration
  • Effective and efficient problem solving capabilities with the ability to work independently and proactively, and to develop creative solutions to meet client and team needs
  • NJ Bar admission in good standing

About Day Pitney

Day Pitney, an East Coast-based law firm with national and international reach, has approximately 300 attorneys in 13 offices in Connecticut, Florida, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Washington, DC. Day Pitney's Corporate, Litigation, and Trusts and Estates attorneys represent a variety of clients from individuals to Fortune 500 companies. Since 1902, Day Pitney has been working collaboratively and effectively with clients in a wide range of industries, including Energy and Utilities; Financial Services; Healthcare and Life Sciences; Insurance and Reinsurance; Intellectual Property and Technology; Family Office Practice; Real Estate and Environmental; and Tax Exempt Organizations and Charitable Giving. Day Pitney's lawyers provide deep bench knowledge and experience and work seamlessly across disciplines to guide our clients through the evolving legal landscape. For more information on Day Pitney, visit

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Diversity & Inclusion is one of Day Pitney's core values. The firm is committed to diversity and inclusiveness and fosters diversity within our firm and the communities in which we live. The Diversity & Inclusion Committee is responsible for furthering the firm's diversity objectives and implementing the firm's diversity plan, which is spearheaded by the Executive Committee. Day Pitney qualified for Mansfield Certification Plus status, indicating that the firm has successfully reached at least 30% diverse lawyer representation in a notable number of our current leadership roles and committees. The firm has been a part of the Mansfield Rule process since the inaugural version in 2017.

Join Us

If you want to join a collaborative, energetic, and nurturing environment where you will take on complex challenges and have a direct impact on the successes of businesses and the lives of people, Day Pitney is the place for you. You will be a key contributor working on sophisticated legal matters alongside recognized leaders in their fields, with mentoring and support along the way to hone your skills and help you reach your career goals. Required application materials include a cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample (two to three pages from your academic or work experience of which you are the sole author).

Day Pitney is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.