Assistant General Counsel, Environment Safety & Health

Lockheed Martin
Posted Nov 13
Part Time
Bethesda, Maryland

Lockheed Martin is looking to grow its legal team with its next Environment, Safety and Health (ESH) Lawyer. The ESH Lawyer will provide ESH advice and counsel to Corporate ESH programs, including the Remediation program, and to business area lawyers as needed. The ideal candidate is conversant in federal ESH law with the ability to react quickly to compliance issues from business locations both in the United States (U.S.) and in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, and other international locations. Able to research U.S. federal, state, local and international ESH and product/chemical safety laws quickly and thoroughly to provide compliance, liability, and business risk/opportunity advice. Has comprehensive knowledge of the U.S. federal Superfund law and its state counterparts to respond quickly to questions and concerns from the Corporate Remediation group. Can negotiate consent orders for environmental remediation sites and assess and respond to claims for natural resource damages. May oversee ESH-related corporate governance matters through participation in various Corporate ESH committees. May also oversee litigation of environmental and/or toxic tort claims. Responsible for retention, direction, and budgeting of outside counsel resources.

  • Preferred work location Bethesda, Md
  • Part-time telework considered