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Panel on Environmental Legal Careers

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October 8, 2012
12:00 pm - 1:20 pm


Room 2094


ELS/Ellen Burgin

This Panel will include speakers from the government sector, the private sector and the conservation/public interest sector.  Topics include their personal career path, advice on practicing environmental law in their sector, and war stories.

The speakers include: Mr. James Palmer will represent the government sector.  Mr. Palmer previously served as EPA’s Region 4 Regional Administrator and is currently with the firm of Butler Snow.  Mr. David Marrone from Ducks Unlimited in Memphis will also be present, representing the conservation/public interest sector. Ducks Unlimited works for wetlands and waterfowl conservation.  Mr. Otis Tims will represent the private sector.  He is an attorney with Mitchell, McNutt & Sams in Tupelo and practices Environmental and Natural Resources Law.

Lunch will be provided.