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Deborah Sivas

Deborah Sivas

Luke W. Cole Professor of Environmental Law, Stanford University
Deborah A. Sivas is the Luke W. Cole Professor of Environmental Law at Stanford Law School, where she serves as Director of the Environmental Law Clinic, Director of the Environmental and Natural Resources Law & Policy Program, and Senior Fellow at the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment. Professor Sivas’s litigation successes include challenging the Bush administration’s gas mileage standards for SUVs and light trucks and holding the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency accountable for regulating the discharge of invasive species in ship ballast water. Her current scholarship, teaching and lawyering efforts focus on coastal, freshwater, public lands and climate/energy policy.

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