Marily Nixon joins the Pitt Law faculty as Professor of the Practice. She teaches Environmental Justice Law in the Law School, as well as Property Rights, Environment, and Social Justice and Environmental Law and Policy in the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences. Prior to joining Pitt Law’s faculty, Professor Nixon worked with nonprofit environmental groups, government, and private law firms. Her areas of expertise include environmental law, natural resources law, public lands law, land use law, and local government law.
Professor Nixon is an active member of the Pennsylvania and Colorado bars, and is also a member of the North Carolina bar (inactive). Professor Nixon received her JD from the University of Virginia School of Law, where she was a member of the Virginia Law Review.