CIEL Protects the global environment and human health, Donate To CIEL Donate Now
Center for International Environmental Law - Board of Advisors

John H. Adams, Founding Director, Natural Resources Defense Council

AL-Sharifeh Nawzat bint Ali, Pro-Bono Adviser in International Environmental Law & Policy, Founder of Jordan’s Network for Environmental Compliance and Enforcement (JNECE) & Head of the Steering Committee

Michael P. Allen, Attorney, Nordstrom, Inc.

Dinah Bear, Attorney at Law, Former General Counsel, Council on Environmental Quality

Nathalie Bernasconi-Osterwalder, Senior International Lawyer, Program Leader, International Investment Program, International Insitute for Sustainable Development

Brent Blackwelder, Founder and former President of Friends of the Earth and first Chairman of the Board of American Rivers

William G.C. Burns
Co-Executive Director, The Washington Geoengineering Consortium

Delphine Djiraibe, Founder and chief attorney of the Public Interest Law Center, Chad

Charles E. di Leva, Chief Counsel, Environmentally & Socially Sustainable Development and International Law Practice Group, The World Bank

Ira Feldman,
President and Senior Counsel, Greentrack Strategies

Malgosia A. Fitzmaurice, Professor, University of London Queen Mary College and Westfield College

George T. Frampton, Jr., New Energy Strategy and Law, TowPath Partners; Former Chairman, White House Council on Environmental Quality.

Irving L. "Pep" Fuller, President, Fuller International Associates

Lynn Goldman, Dean, School of Public Health and Health Services, The George Washington Univerisity

Claudio Grossman, Dean, Washington College of Law, The American University and President, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights

Paul E. Hagen, Attorney, Beveridge & Diamond PC

David F. Hales, President Emeritus, College of the Atlantic, Chairman of the Second Nature, Inc., Massachusetts

Scott A. Hajost, Chief of Party of the Forest Carbon, Markets and Communities Program

Jennifer Haverkamp, Consultant, Silver Spring, MD

Donald Kaniaru, Managing Partner at Kaniaru & Kaniaru Advocates in Nairobi, Kenya and former Director in the Division of Environmental Policy Implementation at UNEP

Anne R. Kapuscinski, Professor of Sustainability Science, Environmental Studies Program, Dartmouth College

Lal Kurukulasuriya, Founder, Centre for Environmental Research, Training and Information (CERTI) and former Chief, Environmental Law Branch, Division of Policy Development & Law, United Nations Environment Programme

Jonathan Lash, President, Hamsphire College, Amherst, Massachussets

Gerhard Loibl, Professor, Diplomatic Academy of Vienna

Daniel B. Magraw, Jr.
President Emeritus, Center for International Environmental Law, Fellow, Foreign Policy Institute, School for Advanced Studies, Johns Hopkins University

Stephen C. McCaffrey, Professor, McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific

Ambassador Ambler H. Moss, Jr., Professor of International Studies at the University of Miami, former Dean, University of Miami Graduate School of International Studies, and former Ambassador to Panama

Antonio A. Oposa Jr., President, Law of Nature Foundation, Team Leader, Visayan Sea Squadron, Philippines

Rt. Hon. Sir Geoffrey Palmer, Former Prime Minister of New Zealand and Minister for the Environment

Matthew F. Pawa, Attorney, President of the Pawa Law Group, P.C., Massachusetts

Pemmaraju Sreenivasa Rao, Member, International Law Commission, Senior Consultant WIPO, Switzerland

Iwona Rummel-Bulska, Professor, School of Law, University of Nairobi, Kenya

Peter Sand, Lecturer in International Law, University of Munich, Adjunct Professor of Law, Duke University

James Gustave Speth
, Professor of Law, Vermont Law School

Christopher Stone, Professor, University of Southern California Los Angeles

Alberto Szekely, Former Ambassador, President of Szekely International Legal Consulting, Environmental and Natural Resources Arbitrator, Permanent Court of International Arbitration at The Hague, Netherlands

Perry Wallace, Professor, Washington College of Law, The American University

Sheila Watt-Cloutier, Inuit leader, former chair of the Inuit Circumpolar Conference, Canada, Nobel Peace Prize Nominee 2006

His Excellency Judge Christopher Weeramantry
, Founder and Chairman of the Weeramantry International Centre for Peace Education and Research, former Vice President of the International Court of Justice and former Justice of the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka.

Jacob Werksman, Principal Adviser, European Commission, Brussels


Learn More!

To receive CIEL's monthy newletter, click here.


CIEL works to design and
strengthen international
environmental and health law,
including the conservation of
biological diversity, mitigation
of climate change, protection
of endangered species, and the
control and elimination of toxic

Child Standing In Front of A Yurt

CIEL (UNITED STATES) | 1350 CONNECTICUT AVENUE, NW SUITE #1100 | WASHINGTON, DC 20036| PHONE: (202) 785-8700 FAX: (202) 785-8701 | E-MAIL:
CIEL (SWITZERLAND) | 15 RUE DES SAVOISES, 1205 GENEVA, SWITZERLAND | PHONE:41-22-789-0500 FAX: 41-22-789-0739 | E-MAIL: