Western Regional Director
Denise Grab, Policy Integrity’s senior attorney, originally joined the institute as a legal fellow in August 2012. Previously, she worked as a litigation associate in the San Francisco office of Bingham McCutchen LLP. Before that, she clerked for the Honorable A. Howard Matz of the United States District Court for the Central District of California. Ms. Grab focuses on environmental and energy issues. She holds a J.D. from Yale Law School, an M.E.M. from the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, and a B.S. in Environmental Sciences from the University of California, Berkeley.
Bar and Court Admissions: State Bar of California | Supreme Court of the United States; U.S. Courts of Appeals for the District of Columbia, Fifth Circuit, and Seventh Circuits; U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Central Districts of California
Brief of Amicus Curiae, Institute for Policy Integrity at New York University School of Law in Petitioners v. U.S. Department of the Interior — Wyoming District Court, 2017
The Falling Cost of Clean Power Plan Compliance — October 2017
Navigating Net Neutrality — May 2014
Deregulation: Process and Procedures That Govern Agency Decisionmaking in An Era of Rollbacks, Energy Law Journal, Vol. 38, No. 2, 2017 (with Bethany Davis Noll).
Best Cost Estimate of Greenhouse Gases — August 2017
Fact checking opponents of the Clean Power Plan — The Hill, November 2016
Footnote 7 and the Clean Power Plan – ACS Blog, September 2016
New York’s Clean Energy Standard is a key step toward pricing carbon pollution fairly – Utility Dive, August 2016
Domestic violence victims should get free attorneys – Dallas Morning News, July 2015
Valuing the Climate Benefits of Rooftop Solar – Medium, April 2014