Nancy Marks

Senior Attorney

A senior attorney on NRDC’s Litigation team, 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’s New York team, Marks worked in the environmental protection division of the Massachusetts attorney general’s office. She 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.


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