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NYSBA Environmental & Energy Lawyers: A Law Student’s Guide To What We Do

September 30
September 30, 2020
5:00 - 6:15 p.m.

Mike Hecker will be moderating a law student career day webinar, with Sarah Main as one of the panelists, hosted by NYSBA's Environmental & Energy Law Section. In the session, panelists will discuss Environmental and Energy Law as a broad-based practice, with different substantive areas of law. It also covers a range of opportunities that span from the public to the private sector. The discussion led by environmental and energy practitioners from the public, non-governmental, and private sectors will speak about their career trajectories, what they do on a day-to-day basis, and offer some helpful advice regarding those interested in pursuing this type of career, followed by a Q&A session.

Program Faculty:

  • Moderator: Michael J. Hecker, Esq., Partner & Environmental Practice Leader, Hodgson Russ LLP
  • Panelist: Sarah M. Main, Esq., Associate, Environmental & Renewable Energy Practices, Hodgson Russ LLP
  • Panelist: Robert A. Stout, Jr., Esq., Partner, Environmental Practice, Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP
  • Panelist: Kit Kennedy, Esq., Senior Director, Climate & Clean Energy Program, Natural Resource Defense Council
  • Panelist: Marla E. Wieder, Esq., Assistant Regional Counsel & Regional Criminal Environmental Counsel, US EPA, Region 2