Stephanie Parent is a Senior Attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity currently litigating regulation and use of pesticides and the Freedom of Information Act. She has practiced law for nearly 30 years, including at the U.S. Department of Justice, the environmental litigation clinic at Lewis & Clark Law School, and the Oregon Department of Justice. She grew up in Wisconsin and lives in Portland, Oregon. She loves to hike and cook with family and friends, and watch the bees buzzing in her garden.
10 (AK, ID, OR, and WA)
Year of induction:
B.S. 1987 University of Wisconsin-Madison J.D. 1992 Lewis & Clark Law School
Oregon State Bar
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon U.S. District Court for the District of D.C.
Other Environmental Career Experience:
Honors Attorney, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of General Counsel Senior Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, Environmental and Natural Resources Division Clinical Professor, Managing Attorney, Acting Director at environmental litigation clinic at Lewis & Clark Law School Adjunct Professor, Forest Law & Policy, Lewis & Clark Law School Sole Practitioner Senior Assistant Attorney General, Oregon Department of Justice
Citations of Major Published Cases:
Nat'l Family Farm Coal. v. United States EPA, 960 F.3d 1120 (9th Cir. 2020) Ctr. for Biological Diversity v. United States EPA, 847 F.3d 1075 (9th Cir. 2017) Natl Wildlife Fed'n v. Natl Marine Fisheries Serv., 184 F. Supp. 3d 861 (D. Or. 2016) Oregon v. FERC, 636 F.3d 1203 (9th Cir. 2011) Or. Natural Desert Assn v. BLM, 531 F.3d 1114 (9th Cir. 2008) N.W. Envtl. Def. Ctr. v. BPA, 477 F.3d 668 (9th Cir. 2007) Klamath Siskiyou Wildlands Ctr. v. Boody, 468 F.3d 549 (9th Cir. 2006) Gifford Pinchot Task Force v. U.S. Fish & Wildlife Serv., 378 F.3d 1059 (9th Cir. 2004) Biodiversity Legal Found. v. Badgley, 309 F.3d 1166 (9th Cir. 2002)