- The Environment, Energy and Natural Resources (EENR) Section's Legends of Environmental Law Speaker Series provides an opportunity for conversations with renowned practitioners, academics and other legal professionals who have had a significant impact on environmental law.
Lois J. Schiffer, General Counsel for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration since 2009, will share insights and lessons learned during her career with the federal government, in private practice and with non-profit organizations. From 1993-2001, Ms. Schiffer served as the Assistant Attorney General for the Environment and Natural Resources Division at the Department of Justice with responsibility for cases related to pollution, natural resources, wildlife, tribal law, and federal lands. More recently, she served as General Counsel to the National Capital Planning Commission. She has argued cases before a number of courts of appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court and has, for over 25 years, been an adjunct professor of environmental law at Georgetown University Law Center.
This brown bag program is sponsored by the Environment, Energy and Natural Resources Section, in cosponsorship with the Administrative Law and Agency Practice Section, Courts, Lawyers and the Administration of Justice Section, Law Practice Management Section, Litigation Section, ABA Section on Environment, Energy and Natural Resources, Environmental Law Institute, Federal Bar Association Environment, Energy and Natural Resources Section, Women's Bar Association, Women's Bar Association Environmental Law Forum.
** This program is offered in a live webinar format.
Please note: If webcasting service is disabled during the program, only audio transmission will be available for the remainder of that program. Also note: webinar information will be e-mailed to registrants 24 hours prior to the event.
D.C. Bar Conference Center
1101 K Street, NW, Conference Center
(Metro Center Station)
Washington DC 20005
- Sections Office 202-626-3463
- Lois J. Schiffer, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
- Peter H. Oppenheimer, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (Moderator)
- CLE Credit
**Webinar (info. will be e-mailed to registrants) $15.00
Women's Bar Association $10.00
Women's Bar Association Environmental Law Forum $10.00