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Meredith Hankins

Senior Attorney*

Meredith Hankins is a senior attorney at Policy Integrity. Prior to joining Policy Integrity, she was a Deputy Attorney General at the California Department of Justice in the Public Rights Division Environment Section where she represented the California Attorney General in litigation challenging Trump-era regulatory rollbacks under the Clean Air Act. Previously, she served as the Shapiro Fellow in Environmental Law and Policy at UCLA School of Law.  

Meredith earned her J.D. from UC Davis School of Law, where she was elected to the Order of the Coif. Following graduation, she clerked for the Honorable Justice Michael D. Wilson of the Supreme Court of Hawaiʻi. Meredith received her B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Southern California. Before becoming an attorney, she was an air quality engineer at the South Coast Air Quality Management District, where she worked on petroleum refinery permitting and enforcement under the Clean Air Act and other federal, state, and local air quality regulations.

She 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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