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Rebecca Garverman Communications Chair

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Cambridge, MA 02138

Rebecca Garverman is a JD candidate at Harvard Law School, class of 2021. She is serving as the Communications Chair of the Animal Law Society and previously served as an Article Editor for the Harvard Environmental Law Review. Rebecca has interned at the Conservation Law Foundation and the Natural Resources Division of the US Department of Justice. She participated in the Animal Law and Policy Clinic in Spring 2020, writing an amicus brief for the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in support of listing the Pacific Walrus as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act, and continued her work for the clinic as a Research Assistant through the Summer of 2020.

Before law school, Rebecca worked for MIT’s Technology Licensing Office and managed a diverse patent portfolio spanning agricultural, material science, energy, and semiconductor technologies. She graduated from MIT in 2014 with a Bachelor’s in Environmental Policy and Planning from the Department of Urban Studies and Planning, and a minor in Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary sciences.

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