The Mentoring Program of the Environmental and Energy Law Section (EELS) is committed to providing support and guidance to law students and licensed attorneys in their first four years of practice with interest in an environmental and/or energy law practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania through a voluntary network of members of EELS who wish to be mentors. The Mentoring Program focuses on the individual needs of young and aspiring attorneys by establishing a meaningful partnership with established practitioners practicing in the area of environmental and/or energy law in the commonwealth. The Mentoring Program was created to:
- Strengthen and diversify the pipeline of attorneys in the commonwealth practicing environmental and/or energy law;
- Increase the network of environmental and/or energy practitioners in the commonwealth across generations, encouraging and reflecting inclusiveness within the EELS network;
- To assist aspiring or young attorneys interested in or currently practicing environmental and/or energy law in the commonwealth to attain their professional goals and reach their full potential as future or current members of the Section.
- To train aspiring or young attorneys interested in or currently practicing environmental and/or energy law for leadership positions within the Section.
Mentoring Program Overview