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Alan Ramo
Alan Ramo
Title:
Director, JD Environmental Law Program

Co-Director, Center on Urban Environmental Law (CUEL)
Professor of Law

School(s):
Law
Campus(es):
San Francisco
  • 415-442-6654


  • Former Director of the Environmental Law and Justice Clinic
  • Served as Interim Dean of the Law School 2008 - 2009

COURSES TAUGHT

  • Civil Procedure
  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Law and Justice Clinic
  • Environmental Law and Policy
  • Renewable Energy

RESEARCH INTERESTS & AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

  • Environmental Law
  • Clinical Legal Education
  • Toxics in the Urban Environment

EDUCATION

  • MJ, University of California, Berkeley
  • JD, Boalt Hall School of Law
  • BA, Stanford University

PROFESSIONAL & TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Community Activity: & San Francisco Estuary Institute, Board of Directors 2010; & Impact Fund, Board of Directors 1993 to present; & Advisory Board, Rose Foundation 1994 to present
  • The Environmental Law and Justice Clinic under Ramo's direction received the following awards:
    • EPA Region IX Earth Day Award for ELJC 1999
    • SF Board of Supervisors Commendation for ELJC 1997
    • Environmental Law Foundation Chappell Hayes Environmental Justice Award for ELJC 1995
    • ABA SONREEL Law Student Clinic Award 1995
  • Former legal director of Communities for A Better Environment.
  • Served as an advisory member of two Cal-EPA committees and as a consultant to the Department of Health Services
  • Won a landmark case enforcing SF Bay Area air pollution plans in the San Francisco Federal District court
  • Founder of the Western States Legal Foundation
  • Received the 2000 Wells Family Award in the area of urban renewal from the Environmental Now foundation

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Member of the California Bar