Virtual Guest Speakers
Dean Lee Paddock, George Washington University Law School
Topic: Private Environmental Governance
Short Biography of Dean Lee Paddock
C. (Lee) Paddock is Associate Dean for Environmental Law Studies at The
George Washington University Law School. His work focuses on
environmental compliance and enforcement, environmental governance with
particular emphasis on integrating the regulatory system with economic
and values-based drivers and governance in the context of emerging
technologies, environmental justice, public participation, and energy
efficiency. Lee holds a B.A. from the University of Michigan and a J.D.
with High Honors from the University of Iowa. He clerked for
Judge Donald Lay of the U.S. Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals and spent
20 years with the Minnesota Office of the Attorney general, including
13 years as Director of Environmental Policy for the Office.