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Chris Espinosa

Legislative Representative

Issue Areas & Contact

  • Clean water (CWA)
  • Mountain top removal (SMCRA)

Office Phone: (202) 745-5223

Chris Espinosa lobbies on Capitol Hill on behalf of clean water issues as part of the Policy & Legislation team.

Prior to joining Earthjustice, he was a Senior Legislative Assistant for Representative Julia Brownley (D-CA), who represents his home town of Santa Paula, CA.

Chris previously served as the National Director of Advocacy for the Hispanic Federation, National Director of Special Projects for the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) and Deputy Director of the Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA). He also managed the coordination within the National Hispanic Leadership Agenda (NHLA) and helped lead NHLA’s successful Latinos United for Healthcare Campaign.

About Earthjustice

Earthjustice is the premier nonprofit environmental law organization. We wield the power of law and the strength of partnership to protect people’s health, to preserve magnificent places and wildlife, to advance clean energy, and to combat climate change. We are here because the earth needs a good lawyer.