Amanda Goodin

Supervising Senior Attorney Northwest Office


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Amanda Wilcox Goodin is a supervising senior attorney with Earthjustice’s Northwest office, and has been an attorney with Earthjustice since 2008.

Amanda has litigated regional and national matters that seek to promote a rapid and equitable transition from fossil fuels to clean energy, protect endangered Pacific salmon and orcas (Southern Resident Killer Whales), and institute financial responsibility requirements to ensure the worst polluters clean up hazardous spills quickly and thoroughly.

Prior to joining Earthjustice, Amanda clerked for the Honorable Diana Gribbon Motz, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. She graduated summa cum laude from N.Y.U. School of Law in 2007, with honors including a Furman Academic Scholarship; the Butler award for unusual distinction in scholarship, character, and professional activities; and the Cahn award for outstanding contributions to the N.Y.U. Law Review by a student editor.

The Latest from Amanda Goodin

February 16, 2021

In the News: Reuters

150 years of spills: Philadelphia refinery cleanup highlights toxic legacy of fossil fuels

“These cleanups are enormously expensive, and companies basically never set aside enough money to fully remediate a site.”
Skagit County, Washington
August 28, 2018

Ballot Initiative Would Make Washington State a National Leader on Climate

Initiative 1631 would create billions in new revenue for renewable-energy infrastructure, clean-transportation options, job training and local communities.
Este Superfund en Nuevo México filtra ácido del drenaje de una mina al agua subterránea. Estamos demandando a la EPA para que responsabilice a la minera de no limpiar su contaminación tóxica
May 29, 2018

Que la industria limpie su basura, es lo justo

Quienes contaminan más en el país deben pagar por sus desechos tóxicos, sin escapar de las ciudades, ni dejar a los contribuyentes con la cuenta.
This Superfund site in New Mexico leaches acid mine drainage into groundwater. We're suing the EPA to make it hold the mining industry accountable for cleaning up its toxic pollution.
May 15, 2018

We’re Suing to Make Industry Clean Up Its Own Messes

It’s time the dirtiest polluters in the country pay for their own toxic messes, instead of skipping town and leaving taxpayers with the bill.
April 7, 2016

Ending Corporate Hit-and-Runs

An Earthjustice win brings us a big step closer to ensuring that the dirtiest polluters in the country pay for their own toxic messes, instead of skipping town and leaving taxpayers with the bill.
Road near Willamette Falls, OR
October 6, 2015

Oregon Paves the Way to Cleaner, Greener Cars

A win for low-carbon fuels in Oregon paves the way for cleaner, greener cars across the country.