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