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Article co-authored by Christopher Rusnak, KC published in UCLA Journal of Environmental Law and Policy

December 5, 2023

We are proud to share that an article co-authored by Harper Grey partner, Christopher Rusnak, KC and his daughter, Evy Rusnak, was recently published in the prestigious UCLA Journal of Environmental Law and Policy.

Titled “In Defence of the Trees: Presenting the Case for Ancient Forest Rights,” the article examines the important role old growth forests play in mitigating climate change and argues there now exists both a social imperative and legal basis for our courts to recognize legal rights for these precious few remaining ancient ecosystems. Read the full article here.

With a background and education in chemical engineering, Chris is particularly adept at dealing with complex issues and evidence such as hydrocarbon migration in soils, large scale landslides, covalent bond failure analysis, and econometric modeling. Relying on his abilities to effectively analyze complex scientific evidence, Chris’ clients also seek his advice on climate change-related matters. Read more about Chris and his specific expertise here.

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Important Notice: The information contained in this Article is intended for general information purposes only and does not create a lawyer-client relationship. It is not intended as legal advice from Harper Grey LLP or the individual author(s), nor intended as a substitute for legal advice on any specific subject matter. Detailed legal counsel should be sought prior to undertaking any legal matter. The information contained in this Article is current to the last update and may change. Last Update: December 5, 2023.

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