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Melissa Scanlan

Professor Melissa Scanlan
Associate Dean of the Environmental Law Program, Director of the Environmental Law Center, Associate Professor of Law

JD, University of California-Berkeley, 1999;
MS, Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, University of California-Berkeley, 1999;
BA, World Politics, Catholic University of America, 1993

Phone: 802-831-1066
Email: mscanlan@vermontlaw.edu

Awards and Affiliations

Awards

  • Wisconsin Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2006, 2007, 2008
  • Mesa Refuge Writing Fellowship, June 2005
  • National Association of Public Interest Law (now Equal Justice Works) Fellowship, 1999 – 2001
  • Echoing Green Fellowship, 1999 - 2003

Leadership and Service

  • Board member, Environmental Law Section of the Wisconsin Bar Association, 2010 – 2013
  • Board member, Midwest Environmental Advocates, 2010 – present
  • US Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, 2003 – present
  • US District Court of the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin, 2000 – present
  • State Bar of Wisconsin, 1999 – present