Professor Patrick Parenteau
Visiting Professor of Law
Patrick Parenteau is a Visiting Professor of Law teaching the Endangered Species Seminar and delivering a series of public lectures in the Spring 2019 term. Professor Parenteau is on the faculty of the Vermont Law School where he was the former Director of the Environmental Law Center and the founding Director of the Environmental and Natural Resources law Clinic.
Professor Parenteau has been involved in drafting, litigating, implementing, teaching, and writing about environmental law and policy for over four decades. He is a Fellow in the American College of Environmental Lawyers; the recipient of the Kerry Rydberg Award for excellence in public interest environmental law; and the National Wildlife Federation’s Lifetime Conservation Achievement Award. Most recently he was a Fulbright Scholar at the University College in Cork Ireland in the Fall of 2018.