Christine A. Fazio


Adjunct Professor of Law

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Christine A. Fazio is General Counsel of Hudson River Park Trust. Previously she was a Partner and co-Director of the Environmental Practice Group at Carter Ledyard & Milburn LLP. Ms. Fazio practices in the area of environmental law, including environmental impact analyses, project permitting, compliance audits, and litigation. She does considerable work in the energy sector, including the siting of new power plants, alternative energy projects and transmission lines. She also works with several shipping companies in understanding existing and pending environmental obligations related to air pollution, water discharges and oil spills. Ms. Fazio also was a past chairperson of the New York City Bar Association’s Environmental Law Committee.

Ms. Fazio is a graduate of Fordham University School of Law and also has a Masters in Public Administration from New York University. Prior to her legal career, Ms. Fazio worked over nine years at the Environmental Protection Agency, Region 2 Office, in the Air Programs Branch. She is currently an adjunct professor at Fordham Law School teaching a class on Land Use Law


Fordham University School of Law, JD

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