Russell, Irma

Dean & Professor
School of Law
The University of Montana - Missoula
Professional Summary: 

Irma S. Russell is Dean and Professor of Law at The University of Montana School of Law. She is Chair of the ABA Section of Enviornment, Energy and Resources; Chair of the AALS Section on Socio-Economics; and Chair-Elect of the AALS Section on Natural Resources. Prior to coming to Montana, Dean Russell was the NELPI Professor and Director of the National Energy-Enviornment Law & Policy Institute at the University of Tulsa College of Law. Among the courses she has taught are Enviornmental Law, International Environmental Law, Natural Resources Law, Professional Responsibility, Administrative Law, Contracts, and Appellate Advocacy. She has written and lectured on topics relating to sustainability, energy law, environmental law, and ethics. Additionally, she has authored two books, Mastering Contract Law (with co-author Barbara Bucholtz 2011), and Issues of Legal Ethics in the Practice of Enviornmental Law (ABA 2003).


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