Environmental Law Clinic
Law School Clinical Program
Kelly Davis is the Environmental Law Clinical Fellow. Professor Davis came to DU from the Institute for Public Representation at Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C. At IPR, Professor Davis supervised the student-representation of clients on a wide range of environmental issues, including claims under the National Environmental Policy Act, Clean Water Act, and Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act. Prior to working at IPR, Professor Davis clerked for U.S. Senior District Judge William Wayne Justice and U.S. Magistrate Judge Robert L. Pitman at the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas. Professor Davis received her J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law, where she served as president of the Environmental Law Society and Recent Developments Editor of the Texas Environmental Law Journal, and interned with Earthjustice, Save Our Springs Alliance, and UT’s environmental law and housing clinics. Originally a native of Austin, Texas, Professor Davis earned a B.A. in Social and Environmental Justice from Warren Wilson College in Asheville, North Carolina.
Professor Davis’s scholarship focuses on issues relating to public interest environmental litigation and clinical pedagogy. In addition to teaching in the Environmental Law Clinic, Professor Davis teaches Environmental Appellate Advocacy in the spring.