Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources

The premier forum for strategies and information for environmental, energy, and resource lawyers, advisors, and decision-makers.

Join the Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources

The Section is committed to providing members with opportunities to enhance professional skills, stay on top of current developments, and dialogue in environmental, energy, and natural resources law.

The 37th Water Law Conference and 48th Spring Conference

You have two opportunities to experience unparalleled CLE programming covering the most important topics affecting your practice area today on the national and local level. Both Conferences will take place at the Grand Hyatt Denver, Denver, CO.

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SEER Connect

Join this new, exclusive online community site for ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources (SEER) members to connect and interact. Find Hot News and the latest Case Summaries in the Environmental Community.

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About NR&E

Natural Resources & Environment (NR&E) is the Section’s quarterly magazine of practical, informative articles for practitioners. Section members receive NR&E as a member benefit and they can view past issues archived online. Subscriptions to NR&E are also available.

Fall '18: Global Trends

The theme of the Fall 2018 issue is "Global Trends". Articles explore global conservation, Paris agreement alliance in India, Global Trends in Protection of Migratory Birds, Global Elimination of Lead Paint,  and more.

About Trends

Trends is the Section's bi-monthly electronic newsletter of current developments and Section news. Section members receive Trends as a member benefit and they can view past issues archived online.

Nov/Dec 2018

In the Nov/Dec 2018 issue, Section chair Amy L. Edwards discusses the ABA’s New Membership Model. Also SB 50 and public lands, power generation, regulated sites, nondelegation doctrine, Justice Kennedy and takings, and more.

Waters of the United States

Keep up to date on the ever changing landscape of CWA jurisdiction. It contains a rich array of information, including key background documents, cases, and links to other resources.

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New Sponsor Video

Understanding ESG

This video is presented by Bloomberg Environment, a 2018 Annual Section Sponsor.

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About the Section

The mission of the Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources is to be the premier forum for lawyers working in areas related to the environment, natural resources, and energy. The Section is committed to providing members with opportunities to enhance professional skills, stay on top of developments and to participate in dialogue in these substantive areas. It represents more than 10,000 members with a wide range of professional interests. This chance to meet and network with peers is invaluable. The Section keeps its members abreast of development trends, current court decisions, legislative initiatives, and statutes concerning environmental, natural resources, and energy law.

Contact Us

SEER staff can be contacted using this online form, or by calling 312-988-5625 or emailing environ@americanbar.org.