Areas of Practice

Lawyers for Clean Water’s areas of practice cover a broad range of legal and environmental issues, including the Federal Clean Water Act and Federal Endangered Species Act.


Since the firm’s founding in 1998, Lawyers for Clean Water has successfully resolved over 300 environmental enforcement actions on behalf of its non-profit clients that have resulted in significant improvement to water quality.


Lawyers for Clean Water’s clients are grassroots environmental organizations, including the “Keeper” organizations in California and other non-profits.

Lawyers for Clean Water accepts internship & fellowship applications on a rolling basis for summer as well as semester placements.

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Lawyers for Clean Water’s staff currently includes four partners well versed in federal and state environmental litigation and advocacy.

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