Do you want your legal work to shape the future of the community? Does being part of a collaborative team and working face-to-face with clients appeal to you? Are you looking for a great place to work where your opinions matter?

If so, we have an excellent opportunity for you at Lerch, Early & Brewer, one of the largest land use practices in the state of Maryland. We are seeking an attorney with 2-5 years of experience in land use and associated administrative and regulatory processes (i.e., zoning, subdivision, master planning, site planning, legislation) who wants to develop into a top attorney with a thriving practice.

Excellent writing and analytical skills and strong academic credentials are required. Candidates must obtain licensure in Maryland and must enjoy practice and client development in a team environment. Regional experience is preferred but not required.

For more information about our land use practice, please visit our firm’s website at:


Lerch Early offers excellent benefits including health and dental insurance, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave and 401(k). The firm is conveniently located near the Bethesda Metro. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and hire attorneys and staff with a broad variety of backgrounds and capabilities. 

Help Us Learn About You:

The best applicants provide a cover letter (attached to your resume) telling us about your applicable land use experience and your interest in working at Lerch Early. We’d love to learn about you, so please share information you think distinguishes you from other candidates.

Application Instructions: 

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to [email protected] and note that you are applying for the Land Use Associate position.