The Environmental Law Summit is Tulane Law School’s preeminent student run conference. Each year the Summit brings together prominent advocates, policy makers and environmental minds. This year the focus is on Environment 2015: Energy, Water and Wildlife and will discuss issues at the local, regional, national and international levels. Fifteen panels and two keynote speakers will present their views on pressing critical environmental issues, such as groundbreaking lawsuits, water planning, and endangered species protection.
Faegre Baker Daniels attorney Jamal Knight is a member of the firm's litigation and advocacy group, and he maintains a general litigation, regulatory and environmental practice. He will participate in the panel "Fracking Preemption," on Feb. 27 at 2 p.m.