Life at ClientEarth
James Thornton, founder and CEO of ClientEarth, has joined David Attenborough and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in a list of the World’s Most Influential People in Climate Policy.
Winsome McIntosh, ClientEarth’s founding chair, has stepped down after more than 12 years leading our board of trustees. During her tenure, the organisation has transformed from a start-up charity into one of the most effective organisations in the environmental sector.
Environmental lawyers ClientEarth have been ranked as the 31st most innovative law firm in Europe at the Financial Times Innovative Lawyer Awards.
Professor Dr. Hermann Ott has joined ClientEarth to oversee our operations in Germany and help drive our work using the law to protect people and the planet.
“Working at ClientEarth is a unique opportunity to use my legal expertise to ensure greater environmental protection. Knowing that every day our work gives a significant contribution to achieve a cleaner and healthier environment is extraordinarily rewarding.”
Lawyer, Clean Air
“Working at ClientEarth allows me to use my legal experience and skills to achieve innovative and positive outcomes for the environment. As a lawyer, it is truly rewarding to work at the cutting edge, where you can help develop the law in a way that protects current and future generations.”
“It’s impossible not to be impressed by the talent and dedication of my colleagues at ClientEarth. They’re incredibly effective in what they do, which gives me, as part of the communications team, inspiring stories to tell on a daily basis.”
“ClientEarth is an exceptional place to work. Thanks to very concrete legal tools we are making a real difference protecting the environment and well-being of people. It’s particularly important in Poland as there are no other legal organisation of this kind.”
Media and Policy Assistant, Biodiversity
“ClientEarth is, beyond doubt, a positive force of good for the environment. I look forward to gaining experience at such a great organisation and find it inspiring for my future intention of pursuing a career in environmental law.”
Intern, Energy and Coal
Global Human Resources team
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