Environmental Law Section Award

To honor distinguished service to the protection of the environment.

Presented by: Environmental Law Section

Contact: Lisa Bataille

Nomination Deadline: None

Date Presented: January Annual Meeting

Award Criteria: Outstanding efforts to protect the environment.

Prize Awarded: Large plaque

The 2016 Section Award recognized the Hon. Thomas P. DiNapoli, NY Comptroller in recognition of his distinguished environmental leadership as New York State Comptroller and Trustee of the Common Retirement Fund in implementing sustainable investment strategies that address climate change and improving corporate environmental practices; and as Chair of the Assembly Environmental Conservation Committee where he was responsible for landmark environmental legislation benefitting New York State. 

Previous Award Recipients