List of Staff Members

  • Elizabeth Taylor

    Staff Attorney
    MPAA 226-H / (949) 824-2905

    Elizabeth Taylor serves as the staff attorney for the Center for Land, Environment, and Natural Resources. Before joining the Center, she worked as an environmental attorney representing California public entities and nonprofit organizations on a variety of environmental issues. She began her legal career as a Knauss Sea Grant fellow with the United States Marine Mammal Commission and has served as the chair of the City of Encinitas Environmental Commission and past President of San Diego Coastkeeper. Prior to law school, she worked as a marine biologist for the United States Fish and Wildlife Service and NGOs in the Caribbean, Hawaii and Australia. She graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a Bachelor of Science in Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, and received her law degree from Lewis & Clark Law School with a certificate in environmental and natural resources law.

  • Gabriel Weil

    Environmental and Land Use Fellow

    Gabriel Weil joined CLEANR as an Environmental and Land Use Fellow in January 2018. He previously worked as Program Manager for Environment at the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, as a Program Associate at Energy Programs Consortium, as an Institute Associate at the Georgetown Climate Center and as a Law Clerk at the White House Council on Environmental Quality. His publications include Incentive Compatible Climate Change Mitigation: Moving Beyond the Pledge and Review Model, 42 Wm. & Mary Envtl. L. & Pol'y Rev. 923 (2018)Subnational Climate Mitigation Policy: A Framework for Analysis, 23 Colo. J. Int'l Envtl. L. & Pol'y 285 (2012), and Costs, Contributions, and Climate Change: How Important Are Universal Emissions Commitments?, 23 Geo. Int'l Envtl. L. Rev. 321 (2011). He holds an LLM in Environmental Law summa cum laude from Pace University, a J.D. cum laude from Georgetown University Law Center, and a B.A. in Integrated Science, Physics, and Political Science from Northwestern University.

  • Rabie Kadri

    Law Centers Manager
    LAW 3800 / (949) 824-2370