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Environmental, Natural Resources, & Energy Law

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Our Environmental, Natural Resources and Energy Law program brochure is available online here

J.D. Environmental, Natural Resources, and Energy Law– At Lewis & Clark, law students studying for the J.D. degree can take a few environmental law classes or they can emphasize environmental, natural resources, and energy law by earning a special certificate presented at graduation along with the degree.

LL.M. Environmental, Natural Resources, and Energy Law – Lewis & Clark’s LL.M. in Environmental, Natural Resources, and Energy Law offers excellent preparation for practicing, teaching, or policy-making in the environmental and natural resources law field.

Joint J.D./LL.M. Environmental, Natural Resources, and Environmental Law – Lewis & Clark Law School offers one of the first joint J.D. /LL.M. program in environmental law in the nation. The joint degree is designed for Lewis & Clark law students who would like to obtain both a J.D. degree and a post-J.D. (Master’s) LL.M. degree in Environmental, Natural Resources, and Energy Law.

Master of Studies in Environmental, Natural Resources, and Energy Law -  The Environmental, Natural Resources, and Energy Law program now offers a Master of Studies in Environmental, Natural Resources, and Energy Law. This graduate degree is for those interested in learning about environmental law, but who do not wish to practice law or obtain a law degree. Potential students include federal agency employees, teachers, elected officials, journalists, and people pursuing careers in lobbying or non-profit organizations, as well as business people who want a better understanding of environmental regulations.