Vivian Wang


Vivian Wang has worked on cases to protect consumers from toxic chemicals in pesticides and household products, defend the role of independent science in federal policymaking, and protect endangered marine mammals. Before rejoining NRDC as an attorney, she was a Schwarz Fellow with NRDC’s Litigation Team and an appellate attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice, Environment and Natural Resources Division. Vivian holds a bachelor’s degree from Columbia University, a master’s degree in environmental policy from University of Oxford, and a JD from Columbia Law School, where she was managing editor of the Columbia Law Review. After law school, she clerked for Judge Leonard B. Sand on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. She is based in NRDC's New York City office.

State Bar Admissions

New York

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
U.S. Court of International Trade
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Supreme Court of the United States

Awards and Memberships

2016 Department of Agriculture’s Award for Excellence
2014 Department of Justice Outstanding Performance Award

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