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Bridget Pals

Legal Fellow

Bridget Pals is a Legal Fellow at Policy Integrity, where she focuses on climate risk and resiliency and worker and consumer protection. Pals has recently returned to Policy Integrity after taking leave to clerk for the Honorable Pierre N. Leval of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

Pals earned her J.D., magna cum laude, from New York University School of Law where she served as the Editor-in-Chief of the New York University Environmental Law Journal. During law school, she had the immense pleasure of working with Earthjustice’s Alaska team, Natural Resources Defense Council’s litigation team, Institute for Policy Integrity's regulatory policy clinic, and the New York State Office of the Attorney General's Environmental Protection Bureau. Prior to law school, Pals was a research analyst in environmental economics, researching ways to leverage predictive analytics to improve environmental policy implementation and enforcement at the local, state, and federal levels. She received her A.B., with general honors, from the University of Chicago, majoring in physics and economics.

She can be reached at [email protected].

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