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Jayni Foley Hein, Executive Director, Center for Law, Energy & the Environment

Jayni Foley Hein

Jayni Foley Hein is executive director of UC Berkeley School of Law’s Center for Law, Energy & the Environment (CLEE). She works with diverse stakeholders in academia, law, business and the non-profit sector to advance environmental and energy policy goals through interdisciplinary research, collaboration and advocacy. Previously, she served as managing attorney at San Francisco Baykeeper and as an associate at Latham & Watkins. She earned her JD, Order of the Coif, from Berkeley Law and her B.A., with highest distinction, from the University of Virginia. Her current research addresses climate change, water resources, hydraulic fracturing, and environmental media.

Posts by Jayni Foley Hein

5-21-14Energy & Environment: What's on your mind?Feds downgrade Monterey Shale oil reserves by 95.6 percent
3-31-14Energy & Environment: What's on your mind?As oil by rail gains momentum, is California on track to protect human health and the environment?
2-6-14Energy & Environment: What's on your mind?Offshore fracking battles brewing in the Golden State
1-30-14Energy & Environment: What's on your mind?Can Los Angeles reinvent itself around rail?
11-18-13Energy & Environment: What's on your mind?State releases new fracking regulations amid SB 4 criticism, controversy
4-12-13Energy & Environment: What's on your mind?Hydraulic fracking in California: New report addresses potential water impacts
4-10-13Energy & Environment: What's on your mind?Fracking: BLM’s illegal sale of oil and gas leases in California
3-8-13Energy & Environment: What's on your mind?Farewell to the NYT’s ‘Green Blog.’ Now what?
1-4-13Energy & Environment: What's on your mind?Of Mollusks and Men: The Wilderness Act and Drakes Bay Oyster Company
11-29-12Energy & EnvironmentChasing ice, for now
11-2-12Energy & Environment: What's on your mind?Is Hurricane Sandy the face of climate change?
9-13-12Energy & Environment: What's on your mind?Comments on FHFA’s proposed rule on enterprise writing standards for PACE programs
5-16-12Energy & EnvironmentThe climate misinformation nation
4-16-12Politics & Law: What's on your mind?Follow the sun: Mexico on target to pass national climate-change law
3-27-12Energy & Environment: What's on your mind?EPA unveils carbon standard for new power plants
2-27-12Politics & Law: What's on your mind?Delta 101: Of levees, canals and whiskey