Environmental Defenders Office (EDO) is the largest environmental legal centre in the Australia-Pacific, dedicated to protecting our climate, communities and shared environment through groundbreaking litigation and law reform advocacy.

Find out about volunteering for EDO, as a legal student, lawyer, scientist or office support.


Current Job Opportunities

Legal Administrator (ACT)
As the Environmental Defenders Office (EDO) continues to grow, we have a new opportunity for an experienced legal administrator to join the team.

Scientific Officer (Australia-wide)
We are seeking to employ an in-house Scientific Officer to expand the range of advice we can provide to our team of solicitors and clients.

Head of Philanthropy and Development (Australia-wide)
We are seeking a passionate, committed and experienced major gifts manager to drive our philanthropic programs and turbocharge our impact during this critical decade for nature and climate.

Senior Solicitor – Biodiversity (Australia-wide)
Join EDO’s national biodiversity legal practice and use your legal skills to provide legal advice, representation and education to clients to achieve EDO’s strategic outcomes, with a specific focus on protecting biodiversity.