Environmental Law and Policy Clinic

Training the next generation of leaders to solve environmental problems by providing access to justice in under-served communities. Under the supervision of clinical faculty, interdisciplinary teams of law and graduate students work together to represent community clients.

Director Ryke Longest
Supervising Attorney Michelle Nowlin


Clinic is open to students at Duke Law and Nicholas School for the Environment. Students in the Clinic participate in seminars and site visits, represent their clients at public hearings and agency proceedings, and are actively involved in litigation, transactional cases and policy development.