ELS is hosting a national conference on Environmental Justice March 28-29, 2014!

The Harvard Law School Environmental Law Society is pleased to host the annual National Association of Environmental Law Societies Conference on March 28–29, 2014. In recognition of the 20th anniversary of President Clinton’s Executive Order on Environmental Justice, the theme will be “Environmental Justice: Where Are We Now?” The conference will focus on three themes: […]

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Join the ELS Environmental Law Moot Court Team

ELS is currently forming a team for the 2014 National Environmental Moot Court Competition. The competition takes places over both semesters, with a written portion in the fall and oral arguments in the spring. Team members can receive 1 credit for their participation. The competition is a fantastic opportunity to develop skills in appellate brief writing and […]

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ELS 2013–2014 Info Session

The Environmental Law Society and the Environmental Law Review will be hosting a joint info session for interested new members on Wednesday, September 18th at 12pm in WCC B105. ELR will conduct their info session from 12-12:30pm followed by ELS from 12:30-1pm. Lunch will be provided.

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ELS Fall Festival

            As Cambridge entered the heart of the fall season, and Halloween approached, the Harvard ELS held its fall festival. Students wrapped up the school week on Friday with a creative assortment of pumpkin carvings:                               […]

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ELS Goes for a Climb

The flat Harvard campus might not seem like an ideal spot for rock climbing, but the Harvard ELS didn’t even have to leave the University to find some extreme climbing. On Saturday, September 22 a group of Harvard Law Students took a break from their books and did some bouldering on the indoor rock climbing […]

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Environmental Law in the Supreme Court Discussion Series: Lessons for Progressive Cause Litigants

Throughout March and April, the Harvard Environmental Law Society hosted a discussion series focused on specific case studies of major environmental Supreme Court victories. The talks were presented by the attorneys who argued those cases and included academic analyses on general trends in environmental Supreme Court litigation. A big thanks to our co-sponsors, the Dean […]

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Earth Day Fair

ELS members and the larger HLS community shared a day in the sun with music, free organic fruit from ELS, and much talk about our upcoming award presentation to Justice Stevens. p5rn7vb

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John Echeverria & Chelsea Lane-Miller Discuss Property Rights in Water with ELS Members

Last Wednesday, ELS, along with Harvard Environmental Law Review and the Food Law Society,hosted Professor John Echeverria, Professor of Law at Vermont Law School & renowned takings expert, and Chelsea Lane-Miller, a research fellow at Vermont Law School, for a lunch time talk on property rights in water.  Professor Echeverria and Ms. Lane-Miller presented on […]

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Announcing: ELS Environmental Law in the Supreme Court Series!

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Upcoming Horizon Award Presentation with Justice Stevens!

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 1:00-2:30 p.m. Milstein East B (WCC), Harvard Law School

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