James T.B. Tripp

Senior Counsel, Environmental Defense Fund

Jim is a lawyer with extensive trial experience and has been admitted to the New York State Bar, the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, several U.S. courts of appeal and the United States Supreme Court. He has been engaged in state and federal efforts to restore the Mississippi River Delta for more than 40 years. Tripp has been a member of the Louisiana Governor’s Advisory Commission on Coastal Protection, Restoration and Conservation since 2002 and the Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority Coastal Master Plan Framework Development Team since 2010. Tripp was a co-founder of the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana and has been a board member since its incorporation in 1987.

Scientific Publications

Bateman, C.J. and J.T.B. Tripp. (2014). Towards greener FERC regulation of the power industry. Harvard Environmental Law Review.

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