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Grant S.

Wilson
P.O. Box 72303 Oakland, CA 94612 (415) 633-6514 grantstanleywilson@gmail.com

EDUCATION
Lewis & Clark Law School, Portland, Or Juris Doctor, May 2012 Activities: SBA Alumni Association Representative, writer for Letter of the Law and The Fine Print, Pro Bono Honors Award 2010-2011. Passed the California Bar Exam in July 2012. Coursework: U.S. Environmental Law, International Environmental Law, Animal Law, U.S. Administrative Law, and Trade & the Environment. Western Washington University, Huxley College of the Environment, Bellingham, WA Bachelor of Arts, Environmental Policy, August 2009 Activities: Whatcom Civil Rights Project advocate, Fairhaven Farm restoration project. Coursework: Environmental Dispute Resolution, Land Use Law, Public Land Policy, Environmental Economics, Introduction to Planning, Landscape Ecology, Intro to Statistics.

EXPERIENCE
Deputy Director, Global Catastrophic Risk Institute, San Francisco, CA JULY 2012PRESENT Conduct research and writing on global catastrophic risk issues with a focus on international law. Work on public outreach, fundraising, resource development, and website content. Vice President, Chris Yu Foundation, Bellevue, WA Create scholarship criteria, manage fundraising, and judge scholarships. Partnered in the founding of this nonprofit organization. JUNE 2007PRESENT

Extern, Environmental Management and Law Association, Budapest, Hungary AUGUST 2011DECEMBER 2011 Analyzed case law derived from the Aarhus Convention and the European Court of Human Rights. Collaborated with NGO coalitions on issues such as Earth Summit 2012 and regional conventions. Intern, International Environmental Law Research Centre, Nairobi, Kenya JUNE 2011AUGUST 2011 Researched and analyzed womens rights, community rights, rights to land and land-based resources under the 2010 Constitution of Kenya and Kenyas 2009 National Land Policy, and other international law issues. Conducted field research in Maasai and Samburu communities in central Kenya. Law Clerk, International Environmental Law Project Legal Clinic, Portland, OR SEPTEMBER 2010MAY 2011 Wrote legal memos on a wide variety of international environmental law topics. Travelled to the 2010 Climate Change Conference in Cancun and wrote legal memos for island nations. Communications Intern, Conservation Northwest, Bellingham, WA SEPTEMBER 2008APRIL 2009 Drafted reports on environmental policy issues and wrote content for website and newsletter.

PUBLICATIONS
(1) Grant Wilson, Deepwater Horizon and the Law of the Sea: Was the Cure Worse than the Disease?, B.C. ENVTL. AFF. L. REV (2013) (forthcoming). (2) Grant Wilson, Minimizing Global Catastrophic and Existential Risks from Emerging Technologies through International Law, VA. ENVTL. LAW J. (2013) (forthcoming). (3) Chris Wold, Grant Wilson, and Sarah Foroshani, Leveraging Climate Change Benefits Through the World Trade Organization: Are Fossil Fuel Subsidies Actionable?, 43 GEORGETOWN J. OF INT'L LAW 635-694 (2012).