Johannes Epke is a Staff Attorney working in transportation, environmental justice, and climate resilience. Johannes brings his diverse legal, political, and organizing experience to bear to advance CLF’s goals in these areas. Prior to joining CLF, Johannes worked in election reform, and served as general counsel for American Promise in Massachusetts and grassroots organizer for Move to Amend in California and New York. He previously practiced environmental law in California, working in air pollution, energy, and environmental justice.
Johannes has a J.D. and Certificate in Environmental and Natural Resource Law from Lewis & Clark Law School, and a B.A. in Environmental Studies with a Minor in Legal Studies from University of California, Santa Cruz. He is licensed to practice in California.
Johannes lives in Arlington, Massachusetts with his wife, their collection of house plants, and the old computers and bicycles he enjoys fixing.