Heather Lewis is an associate attorney with Earthjustice’s California regional office in San Francisco.
Prior to joining Earthjustice, Heather was a staff attorney at ChangeLab Solutions, a public health law and policy organization in Oakland. At ChangeLab, Heather drafted model legislation, guidance documents, and provided trainings to help state and local governments, community organizations, and public health advocates create healthier built environments through law and policy. Before that, she was a legal fellow at Communities for a Better Environment, where she litigated environmental justice cases and provided legal support for community campaigns in the Bay Area and Southern California.
Heather received her J.D. from NYU School of Law, where she was Editor-in-Chief of the Environmental Law Journal, and her B.A. in Environmental Studies from the University of Chicago.
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