David Hunter

Director, Environmental Law Program, American University

Hunter is assistant professor of law and director of the Environmental Law Program at American University's Washington College of Law.  He has recently completed a book on International Financial Institutions and International Law. Hunter was the former executive director of the Center for International Environmental Law, president of Peregrine Environmental Consulting, and an environmental consultant to the Czech and Slovak environmental ministries, an environmental associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, and executive director of WaterWatch of Oregon, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving western water laws.  He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide-US (chair), EarthRights International, the Project on Government Oversight (chair), the Bank Information Center, Protimos Educational Trust (chair) and Greenpeace USA, Inc. Hunter is author of many articles on international environmental law, and is co-author of the leading textbook in the field: International Environmental Law and Policy (Foundation Press: 2001).   He graduated from the University of Michigan and received his law degree from the Harvard Law School.

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