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The National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition is grateful to the organizations and people whose generous financial support help make the event possible.
We are pleased to have the following as major supporters:
- Conestoga-Rovers & Associates (CRA)
- American Bar Association (ABA)
Environmental Law Institute (ELI)
Conestoga Rovers & Associates (CRA) is a family of companies that provides comprehensive engineering, environmental consulting, construction, and information technology (IT) services. CRA employs 3,000 staff in over 90 offices. Since its establishment in 1976, CRA has provided practical, innovative, and effective services in such areas as environmental site assessment and remediation, regulatory compliance and permitting, environmental health and safety, solid and hazardous waste management, air quality management, and municipal infrastructure planning and design. CRA provides litigation support and related services for lawyers and law firms (internal and external counsel); an impressive group of Fortune 500 corporations; and a variety of clients and industries including former and existing manufacturing facilities, industrial facilities, railroads, utilities, insurance companies, and others. Contact Information: Stephen M. Quigley, 1-800-265-6102; www.CRAworld.com
American Bar Association
Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources
The mission of the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Environment, Energy,and Resources is to be the premier forum for lawyers working in areas affecting the environment, energy, and resources. The Section is committed to providing member and public services to enhance professional skills, development, and dialogue on these subject areas.
It represents more than 11,000 members with a wide range of professional interests. The Section keeps its members abreast of development trends, current court decisions, legislative initiatives, and statutes concerning environmental, energy, and resource law.
The Section provides its members with up-to-date information through the quarterly magazine Natural Resources & Environment and the bimonthly newsletter, Trends. The Year in Review, an annual summary of judicial decisions, new legislation, and regulatory development, is written by members of the Section’s substantive committees and is provided to our lawyer members as a member benefit. Our book publishing program offers many nationally recognized titles such as Global Climate Change and U.S. Law, Environmental Justice: Theories and Procedures to Address Disproportionate Risk, Second Edition and Ocean and Coastal Law and Policy.
The Section’s substantive committees illustrate the breadth of issues addressed by the Section. Environmental, energy, resources and cross-practice committees disseminate topical information to our members through newsletters, Web sites, list serves and teleconference programs. Student members are welcome to join up to five committees for no additional fee. Committee membership allows you to connect with others who share your interests.
The ABA is the largest voluntary professional membership association in the world. With more than 410,000 members, the ABA provides law school accreditation, continuing legal education, information about the law, programs to assist lawyers and judges in their work, and initiatives to improve the legal system for the public.
For information about becoming a member of the ABA or its Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources, please call (800) 285-2221. For more information about the activities of the Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources, please visit http://www.abanet.org/environ/.
Student resources are available at http://www.abanet.org/environ/committees/lawstudents/.
Environmental Law Institute
Building on its history, reputation and experience, the Environmental Law Institute uses law and policy to create practical solutions to difficult environmental problems. ELI combines penetrating analysis with the knowledge and energy of local partners to protect people, places, and the planet. ELI gives citizens the information and skills they need to prosper while preserving the natural environment.
ELI’s books and periodicals, including the Environmental Law Reporter® and the National Wetlands Newsletter®, provide the environmental profession with cutting edge policy and legal analysis. The Institute invites students to join the ELI Associates Program for free to receive a subscription to the award winning The Environmental Forum®, the profession’s leading policy magazine, as well as a wealth of resources, such as ELI’s weekly e-mail bulletin, @eli.org, which updates members on recent developments and interesting career possibilities.