Julie E. Steiner
Professor of Law
B.A., Syracuse University
J.D., Boston University School of Law
Adv. Environmental Law Seminar
Environmental Law: Pollution Control
Land Use Planning
Professor Steiner's research focuses on environmental enforcement theory and policy reform. She graduated from Boston University School of Law, where she was an Edward F. Hennessey Distinguished Scholar and a Paul J. Liacos Scholar, and she was a Visiting Student of International and Comparative Law at Oxford University, St. Catherine’s College. Upon graduation, she clerked for the Honorable Peter W. Kilborn of the Massachusetts Land Court, and practiced environmental, land use and natural resource law for thirteen years at two large New York law firms (K & L Gates, LLP and Dewey Ballantine LLP). Prior to joining Western New England University, she was on the faculty at St. John’s University School of Law.
Julie E. Steiner, Interim Payments and Economic Damages to Compensate Private-Party Victims of Hazardous Releases, 98 MARQ. L. REV. __ (forthcoming 2015).
Julie E. Steiner, Should "Substitute" Private Attorneys General Enforce Public Environmental Actions? Balancing the Costs and Benefits of the Contingency Fee Environmental Special Counsel Arrangement, 51 SANTA CLARA L. REV. 853 (2011). SSRN Digital Commons
Julie E. Steiner, The Illegality of Contingency-Fee Arrangements When Prosecuting Public Natural Resource Damage Claims and the Need for Legislative Reform, 32 WM. & MARY ENVTL. L. & POL'Y REV. 169 (2007). SSRN Digital Commons