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Past Event

Building Power in the Environmental Movement Series: BIPOC Attorneys on Careers in Environmental Law

March 25, 2021
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Webcast

Description:
Hear first-hand from BIPOC attorneys who have forged exciting careers in environmental law, discussing the challenges they faced, the advice or help they received along the way, and the recommendations they have for new attorneys interested in exploring a career in environmental law.

Opening Remarks:
Sam Sankar
, Senior Vice President of Programs,Earthjustice

Panelists:
Marisa Blackshire, Senior Director, Environmental Compliance and EH&S, Bloom Energy
Courtney Bowie, Managing Attorney, Northeast Office of Earthjustice
Jonathan O Nwagbaraocha, Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability Counsel & Compliance Leader, Xerox Corporation
Roy D. Prather III, Principal, Beveridge & Diamond PC

Moderator:
Adriane Alicea, Deputy Director, Green 2.0

Sponsoring Committee: 
Environmental Law, Bethany Davis Noll and Margaret Barry,  Co-Chairs

Cosponsoring Committee:
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Matthew Morningstar and Robert Marchman, Co-Chairs

Cosponsoring Organizations:
Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging at NYU Law School
Green 2.0
Institute for Policy Integrity
Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
State Energy & Environmental Impact Center at NYU Law School