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Julie A. Weisman

Julie A. Weisman

Julie A. Weisman


2 Wall Street, New York, NY 10005
212-238-8648, Fax: 202-898-1521
jweisman@clm.comDownload Vcard

Practice Description

Ms. Weisman has an extensive environmental practice, which currently revolves around climate change issues, the purchase and sale of carbon credits, and the assistance of clients involved in regulatory enforcement matters, NEPA litigation and alternative and renewable energy business deals. In addition, she advises clients on environmental issues that arise in commercial transactions. She has represented a variety of parties in commercial negotiations worldwide and frequently has been involved in issues pertaining to carbon credits, green building, permitting and the remediation of contamination associated with such transactions. She also focuses on exposure issues related to the presence of heavy metals, asbestos and mold.


  • 1985 New York
  • 1997 District of Columbia


  • Currently serves on the boards of the Pacific Forest Trust and the DC Board of the Jewish National Fund 
  • Founding member of the Water Resources Action Project, a new NGO which focuses on providing water to underserved communities in the Middle East

Prior Experience

  • U.S. Department of Justice, Lands and Natural Resources Division Honors Program, National Wildlife Federation, Private Practice

Community Activities

  • Worked with the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society to assist refugees from former Soviet Union obtain citizenship
  • Developed and implemented reading and writing tutoring program for third graders at inner city elementary school
  • Volunteered at N Street Village, a local shelter for homeless women


  • B.S., 1975 Duke University (cum laude)
  • M.F.R., 1979 The University of Georgia
  • J.D., 1982 Emory University School of Law

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