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Sarah Tallman

Sarah Tallman Attorney, Litigation Program


Sarah Tallman is an attorney with NRDC's Litigation Team in Chicago. At NRDC, Sarah's work has focused on reducing nutrient pollution in California's waterways, protecting endangered Atlantic sturgeon, stopping fracking wastes from polluting Wyoming rivers, and securing safe drinking water in Midwestern communities. Before joining the Litigation Team, Sarah clerked for Hon. Karen Nelson Moore on the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. Sarah holds a J.D. from Yale Law School, where she served on the admissions committee of the Yale Law Journal and was an articles editor for the Yale Journal of Law & Feminism. She received her bachelor's degree in philosophy from Princeton University.

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