Hana Vizcarra is senior attorney for national climate based in D.C., where she advocates for and defends strong federal climate action. Before joining Earthjustice, she was a staff attorney at Harvard Law School’s Environmental & Energy Law Program where she analyzed federal climate, environmental, and energy regulation and policy and studied private sector responses to climate change. She previously practiced environmental law with two national law firms where she worked on complex environmental litigation, compliance, and transactional matters covering a broad array of statutory areas and industries. While in private practice, she also maintained an active pro bono practice primarily focused on immigration law. Before becoming a lawyer, Hana worked in political research roles at labor and campaign organizations. Hana holds a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center and a B.A. from Pomona College.
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