From international treaties to managing the world's access to fresh water, a degree in Environmental law is the key to a life-time of working to save the planet. Environmental lawyers are in high demand, with many businesses seeking advice and expertise in energy efficiency or environmental regulations. Getting your J.D. in environmental law involves classes in federal environmental statutes, agricultural policy, environmental ethics and energy law, among others. According to monster.com, the average salary of environmental lawyers in the U.S. is $103,130.
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