Nancy Marks

Senior Litigation Counsel

Nancy Marks has worked on cases to clean up chromium waste from a residential urban community, abate moldy conditions in New York City public housing, ban pesticides and other dangerous chemicals, and address mercury contamination in two rivers. She also co-directs NRDC's environmental law clinic with New York University School of Law. Prior to joining NRDC, Marks worked in the environmental protection division of the Massachusetts attorney general's office and was also a legal fellow in NRDC's San Francisco office. She holds degrees in geology from Williams College and Stanford University and a J.D. from Harvard Law School. She is based in NRDC's New York office.

State Bar Admissions

New York

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit
Supreme Court of the United States


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