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Environmental, Natural Resources, & Energy Law

32nd Annual Environmental Law Distinguished Visitor Lecture: “U.S. Energy Transitions in the Trump Administration: A Law and Policy Perspective” with Professor Alexandra Klass

Date: April 2 Location: McCarty Classroom Complex, Room 3

  • Alexandra Klass

McCarty Classroom Complex, Room 3

In 2020, this lecture is one of a number celebrating 50 years of environmental law at Lewis & Clark Law School.

Professor Alexandra Klass will be visiting Lewis & Clark Law School from April 1, 2020 to April 2, 2020, sitting in on classes, giving a public lecture, and meeting with various student organizations and faculty.
Her public lecture titled “U.S. Energy Transitions in the Trump Administration: A Law and Policy Perspective” will be held on Thursday, April 2, 2020, at 5:30 p.m., at the Law Campus.

Professor Alexandra B. Klass teaches and writes in the areas of energy law, environmental law, natural resources law, tort law, and property law. Her recent scholarly work, published in many of the nation’s leading law journals, addresses regulatory challenges to integrating more renewable energy into the nation’s electric grid, transportation electrification, oil and gas transportation infrastructure, and the use of eminent domain for electric transmission lines and pipelines. She is a co-author of Energy Law: Concepts and Insights Series (Foundation Press 2017), Energy Law and Policy (West Academic Publishing 2d ed. 2018), Natural Resources Law: A Place-Based Book of Problems and Cases (Wolters Kluwer, 4th ed., 2018), and The Practice and Policy of Environmental Law (Foundation Press, 4th ed. 2017). Professor Klass was named the Stanley V. Kinyon Teacher of the Year for 2009-2010, and she served as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs from 2010-2012. She was a Visiting Professor of Law at Harvard Law School in 2015 and at Uppsala University in Sweden in 2019. She is a Distinguished McKnight University Professor and in prior years was the Julius E. Davis Professor of Law and the Solly Robins Distinguished Research Fellow.
Biography taken from the University of Minnesota faculty pages, more about Professor Klass can be found HERE.

We will also be honoring our 2018 Distinguished Environmental Law Graduates.

Event Contact

For more information or questions, please contact:
Alexis Burchett
Program Coordinator
Environmental, Natural Resources, and Energy Law
(503) 768-6784