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Earthjustice: By the numbers

Our lawyers are the most experienced environmental legal team in the world. We represent all our clients for free.

1971
Founding Year
154
Earthjustice Lawyers
500+
Clients, including national organizations and community groups
14
Regional Offices
630+
Legal Proceedings
10B
Climate costs avoided annually, as a result of our legal work

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Trump Just Squeezed One Last Environmental Catastrophe Into His First Term

"We've been protecting the Tongass for many years. We've done it through James Watt, we've done it through Republican administrations, and we've done it through hostile Supreme Courts. And we're confident we'll continue to prevail in the courts."

Sam Sankar, Senior VP of Programs
October 28, 2020
There’s Nothing Sacred about Nine Justices; a Livable Planet, on the Other Hand . . .

"The Trump administration has been so lawless that even Trump-appointed judges have been stepping up to check abuse. Over the last four years, the lost opportunity for progress has been huge. But litigation by public-interest lawyers and progressive states has been extraordinarily successful in limiting the damage."

Abigail Dillen, President of Earthjustice
October 21, 2020
Is This the End of New Pipelines?

“The era of multibillion dollar investment in fossil fuel infrastructure is over. Again and again, we see these projects failing to pass muster legally and economically in light of local opposition.”

Jan Hasselman, Staff Attorney
July 8, 2020