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Meredith Hankins

Senior Attorney*

Meredith Hankins is a senior attorney at Policy Integrity focusing on air quality and transportation. They have deep expertise in the federal Clean Air Act after more than a decade spent enforcing, litigating, and researching air quality regulation. Prior to joining Policy Integrity, they led litigation challenging Trump-era regulatory rollbacks as a Deputy Attorney General with the California Department of Justice. Previously, they served as the Shapiro Fellow in Environmental Law and Policy at UCLA School of Law.

Meredith earned a J.D. from UC Davis School of Law and was elected to the Order of the Coif. Following graduation, they clerked for the Honorable Justice Michael D. Wilson of the Supreme Court of Hawaiʻi. Meredith received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Southern California. In their prior career as an engineer, they worked at the South Coast Air Quality Management District to regulate petroleum refinery emissions under the Clean Air Act and other federal, state, and local air quality laws and regulations.

They can be reached at [email protected].

* Meredith is admitted to practice law in the State of California and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.


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