Our Children’s Trust

Our Children’s Trust is a nonprofit public interest law firm that provides strategic, campaign-based legal services to youth from diverse backgrounds to secure their legal rights to a safe climate. We work to protect the Earth’s climate system for present and future generations by representing young people in global legal efforts to secure their binding and enforceable legal rights to a healthy atmosphere and stable climate, based on the best available science.





United States

Practice Areas

  • Environmental
  • General

Practice Type

  • Public Interest

Past Externs

Destiny Shelton Eugene OR 2018 Spring
Destiny Shelton Eugene OR 2017 Fall
Ben Swerdlow Eugene OR 2017 Spring
Lynn Schaffer Eugene OR 2014 Summer