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Environmental Law

Section Focus

The Environmental Law Section offers monthly CLE presentations on subjects relevant to environmental regulation, conservation, and enforcement, both at the national and local level. Speakers Include, among others, elected officials, regulators, industry executives, and environmental entrepreneurs. The ELS also sponsors educational events in conjunction with numerous state agencies, including the Houston Ship Channel Boat Patrol. The ELS ordinarily holds lunch meetings on the second Wednesday of the month.

Section Chair

Ben Cowan
Locke Lord LLP
600 Travis, Suite 2800
Houston, Texas 77002

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Member Details

Section Members: 172
Section Dues: $30

Section Officers

Immediate Past Chair
John Gray

Chair Elect
Kristie Tice

Vice Chair
Heather Palmer

Will Graham

Aselda Thompson

Section Resources

Previous Section Meeting Presentations:

Recent Trends and Initiatives at EPA Region 6 (April 2015)

Induced Seismicity (January 2015)

SEMS 101 (December 2014)

Railroad Commission Enforcement Update by David Cooney (November 2014)

EPA’s Proposed Ozone and Clean Power Plan Rule: What Should Texas Do? (October 2014 Presentation)

Air Alliance Houston Presentation

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