Hillary joined the Sabin Center in September 2019 as a Climate Law Fellow. She focuses on climate litigation and deregulation and expanding renewable energy resources. Hillary's work includes the Renewable Energy Legal Defense Initiative, the Climate Deregulation Tracker, and submitting comment letters and amicus briefs.
Hillary previously served as a law clerk to the Honorable Robert N. Chatigny of the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut and the Honorable Barbara A. Lenk of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts. Hillary earned her J.D. at Yale Law School, where she was a founding member of the Environmental Justice Clinic and participated in the Environmental Protection Clinic. Before law school Hillary studied conservation efforts in the Amazon Rainforest as a Fulbright Fellow. She holds a B.A. from Middlebury College.