Environmental Law Society

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NYU Center on Environmental & Land Use Law

The Center's mission is to advance scholarly inquiry and writing, enhance legal training, and combine theory and practice to develop and help implement innovative legal and policy solutions to environmental protection at the national, regional and global levels. Visit their website:

Environmental Law Clinic with Natural Resource Defense Council

(open to 2Ls and 3Ls)
Students attend a weekly class where attorneys discuss current issues in environmental law, work on individual projects with NRDC attorneys, and participate in an oral advocacy moot court.

Environmental Law Journal

Cosponsors an annual colloquium with ELS, students can publish papers that they write for credit for other classes, etc. Selection occurs during the summer after first year.

International Environmental Law Clinic

Journal of International Law and Politics

Another journal, like ELJ. Their annual symposium in 2003 was on "the Geopolitical Significance of Multinational Petroleum Companies."

Real Estate and Urban Policy Forum

A fantastic student group started by a former ELS member!! REUPF hosts roundtable discussions, speakers, and other events on cutting-edge issues in urban policy, green buildings, etc.

International Law Society (ILS)

ILS often co-sponsors speakers with ELS.