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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
170
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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E.P.A. to Block Pesticide Tied to Neurological Harm in Children

“It took far too long, but children will no longer be eating food tainted with a pesticide that causes intellectual learning disabilities. Chlorpyrifos will finally be out of our fruits and vegetables.”

Patti Goldman, Managing Attorney, Northwest Office
August 18, 2021
The State of Alaska Stands by Decision on Donlin Gold Mine

“There is no mine on Earth of this size or type that has ever succeeded in not contaminating surrounding waters, and Donlin will be no different. Earthjustice will continue to challenge this short-sighted plan, which would rob an entire region of a priceless river only to line the pockets of mine developers.”

Olivia Glasscock, Attorney, Alaska Office
June 2, 2021
The Citizen Regulators Taking on Big Polluters When The EPA Won’t

“Citizen suits are designed to wake up slumbering agencies and give them a chance to do their job. It’s an important accountability tool that allows communities to hold polluters accountable when regulatory agencies are unwilling to act or lack political courage.”

Oscar Espino-Padron, Attorney, California Regional Office
March 19, 2021