Webinar: Overview and Perspective on the Trump Administration’s “Navigable Waters Protection Rule”

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Join us Tuesday, February 18 at 12:00PM (CST) on Zoom

Deidre Duncan Deidre is a partner at Hunton Andrews Kurth and is the co-leader of the firm’s environmental practice. “Deidre represents clients on permitting, compliance and litigation relating to the Clean Water Act (CWA), the Endangered Species Act (ESA), the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and other environmental statutes. Deidre counsels clients on Corps infrastructure and […]

Featured Member: Mary-Thomas Hart

Employer:National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, Center for Public Policy Education and Work Experience: 2014, Berry College (B.S. Political Science) 2017, Samford University (J.D., Master of Science in Environmental Management) August 2017-Present, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association How did you get interested/involved in agriculture law? As the sixth generation of a North Florida farm family, I grew up surrounded […]

Webinar: Agricultural Law Update

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Join us Tuesday, January 28 at 12:00PM (CST) for our next AALA Webinar

David Grahn “David P. Grahn is the Associate General Counsel for the Farm Credit Administration. In this role, David is responsible for providing legal advice to the Board of Directors and the staff of the Farm Credit Administration on a wide variety of subjects concerning the Administration responsibilities to regulate the Farm Credit System Institutions. From […]

Featured Member: Jess Phelps

Employer: The Lyme Timber Company LP Education and Work Experience: Drake Law School J.D.; Iowa State University, B.S. How did you get interested/involved in agriculture law? My family farms in southwest Iowa and I grew up really interested in property law and land use issues related to farming operations (more specifically, historic preservation and land […]

Featured Member: Paul Goeringer

Employer:  University of Maryland Education and Work Experience: University of Arkansas, M.S. Agricultural Economics, LL.M. Agricultural Law; University of Oklahoma, J.D., Oklahoma State University, B.S. Agricultural Economics 2012 – Current, Extension Legal Specialist, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Maryland 2008 – 2012, Research Assistant, Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, University of […]

October 2019 AALA Webinar

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Join us Wednesday, October 23 at 12:00PM (CST) for our next AALA Webinar:  Tough Times in Farm Country: Taking the Pulse of the Agricultural Trade Climate

This webinar includes Jessica Horwitz, an international trade, customs and regulatory lawyer at Bennett Jones LLP in Toronto, Canada; Veronica Nigh, the International Trade and Resource Issue Economist for the American Farm Bureau Federation; and Megan Provost, Vice President of Policy and Programs at the Farm Foundation. Check out the three speaker synopses below to find […]

Featured Member: Jim Bradbury

Employer: Partner, James Bradbury, PLLC Austin*Forth Worth Education and Work Experience: 1988 Graduate of Texas A&M University, BS in Agricultural Economics 1991 Graduate cum laude Juris Doctorate University of Idaho School of Law Visiting Student, Southern Methodist University School of Law Jones Day, Dallas Texas 1991-1994 Barrett & Deacon Law Firm Jonesboro, Arkansas 1994-2000 Jackson […]

Featured Member: Ray A. Starling

   Employer: NC Chamber of Commerce    Education and Work Experience: B.S. in Agricultural Education from NC State J.D. from UNC-Chapel Hill     Work: Clerked for a State Supreme Court Justice Litigator at Hunton & Williams General Counsel, NC Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services General Counsel to the NC Speaker of the House […]

Featured Member: Susan Schneider

Employer: University of Arkansas School of Law Education and Work Experience: I have a J.D. degree from the University of Minnesota Law School and an LL.M. degree in Agricultural Law from the University of Arkansas School of Law. I have a decade of private practice experience representing farmers and their attorneys in specialized agricultural law […]