Megan Herzog is a Staff Attorney for CLF Massachusetts, where she works in the organization’s Clean Energy & Climate Change, Ocean Conservation, and Clean Water & Healthy Forests programs. Megan joined CLF in 2016 after four years as the Emmett/Frankel Fellow in Environmental Law & Policy at UCLA’s Emmett Institute on Climate Change & the Environment. She worked with the Emmett Institute on advancing climate change policy, mitigating marine pollution, promoting urban sustainability, and other environmental law issues. Prior to that, Megan was a Fellow at the Environmental Law Institute in Washington, DC. She has published on a range of environmental law topics, including coastal climate change adaptation, marine debris control, and greenhouse gas regulation.
Megan holds a J.D. from Stanford Law School, where she served as Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Stanford Journal of Law, Science & Policy. She earned an M.S. in Environment & Resources from Stanford University and a B.A., magna cum laude, from Mount Holyoke College. Megan is admitted to practice in Massachusetts and the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.
In her free time, Megan enjoys hiking, camping, downhill skiing, and exploring the coast.