Robert V. Percival is the Robert F. Stanton Professor of Law and the Director of the Environmental Law Program at the University of Maryland School of Law. He received a B.A. summa cum laude from Macalester College, a J.D. from Stanford Law School and an M.A. in economics from Stanford University. Percival was managing editor of the Stanford Law Review and he was named the Nathan Abbott Scholar for graduating first in his law school class. Following graduation, he served as a law clerk for Judge Shirley M. Hufstedler of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Byron R. White. He joined the Maryland faculty in 1987 after serving as a senior attorney for the Environmental Defense Fund. 

Percival has served as a visiting professor of law at Harvard Law School, Georgetown University Law Center, the China University of Political Science and Law (Beijing), and Comenius University (Bratislava). He is the author of more than 100 articles on environmental law, presidential powers, federalism and legal history, including the most widely used environmental law casebook, Environmental Regulation: Law, Science and Policy, now in its 8th edition. Percival teaches Environmental Law, Global Environmental Law, Constitutional Law and Administrative Law. He is co-executive director of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law and a member of the Board of Regents of the American College of Environmental Lawyers. Percival has served on the Board of Directors of the Environmental Law Institute and as co-chair of the steering committee of the D.C. Bar's Section on Environmental, Energy and Natural Resources Law. He is an elected member of the American Law Institute, the American College of Environmental Lawyers, and the National Committee on U.S./China Relations. Percival has served as the contributing editor for Environment and Natural Resources for the Federal Circuit Bar Journal and as a special master for the U.S. District Court of Maryland.

2017 National Lawyers Convention

Administrative Agencies and the Regulatory State

The Mayflower Hotel
Washington, DC 20036
Speakers: Neil GorsuchDonald McGahnJefferson B. SessionsR. Alexander AcostaJonathan H. AdlerJohn S. BakerAditya BamzaiRachel BarkowSteven G. CalabresiDaniel A. CraneGregory DolinSusan E. DudleyJohn C. EastmanTheodore H. FrankDeborah A. GarzaHeather K. GerkenStephen GillersC. Boyden GrayMichael S. GrevePhilip A. HamburgerJohn C. HarrisonLisa HeinzerlingGail HeriotPeter KirsanowDonald J. KochanGary LawsonRoslyn LaytonVictoria A. LipnicJennifer L. MascottJohn O. McGinnisGillian E. MetzgerMichael B. MukaseyKen PaxtonRobert V. PercivalArti K. RaiNeomi RaoRonald D. RotundaHal S. ScottTheodore M. ShawRodney SmollaIlya SominRobert Greene SternePeter L. StraussJeffrey S. SuttonStuart S. TaylorGeorge J. TerwilligerKate Comerford ToddJonathan R. TurleyEugene VolokhPeter J. WallisonEdward WhelanKeith E. WhittingtonArthur E. WilmarthWilliam H. PryorDavid M. McIntoshF. Scott KieffDavid StrasDiane S. SykesRachel L. BrandNathan A. SalesDavid BarronA. Raymond RandolphG. Barry AndersonKevin C. NewsomJohn F. DuffyMichael W. McConnellR. Shep MelnickMichael P. VandenberghPaulette BrownBrendan Thomas CarrHeather ChildsNicholas GealeAdam GelbRobert HanniganAugust HanningJonathan S. KanterPaul Alan LevyLibby LockePhilip A. MiscimarraMark L. RienziMelissa Rogers
Topics: Federalism & Separation of Powers
Sponsors: Washington DC Lawyers ChapterDC Young Lawyers ChapterCapitol Hill ChapterAdministrative Law & Regulation Practice GroupCivil Rights Practice GroupCorporations, Securities & Antitrust Practice GroupCriminal Law & Procedure Practice GroupEnvironmental Law & Property Rights Practice GroupFederalism & Separation of Powers Practice GroupFinancial Services & E-Commerce Practice GroupFree Speech & Election Law Practice GroupIntellectual Property Practice GroupInternational & National Security Law Practice GroupLabor & Employment Law Practice GroupLitigation Practice GroupProfessional Responsibility & Legal Education Practice GroupReligious Liberties Practice GroupTelecommunications & Electronic Media Practice Group
2014 National Lawyers Convention

2014 National Lawyers Convention

The Renaissance Mayflower Hotel 1127 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
Speakers: Bert ElyThomas W. MerrillJohn O. McGinnisRichard A. EpsteinWilliam H. PryorGregory E. MaggsMark F. SchultzCharles MurrayNeal K. KatyalLee Liberman OtisJohn G. MalcolmStephen F. WilliamsMichael BaroneNicholas Quinn RosenkranzRobert T. MillerKaren HarnedJennifer Walker ElrodDavid S. OlsonRobin Fretwell WilsonWilliam T. AllenDiana Furchtgott-RothWilliam KuntzDon WillettDavid H. ThompsonNeal E. DevinsDavid WeilPaul BaileyJamie BrownRoss EisenbreyPaul H. KupiecJulie Goldsmith ReiserAdam CiongoliAntonin ScaliaMichael S. GreveJohn S. BakerThomas D. MorganRonald A. CassFrank H. EasterbrookDouglas H. GinsburgDavid M. McIntoshGail HeriotChristopher S. YooRandy E. BarnettCharles J. CooperPaul S. AtkinsJerry E. SmithJonathan H. AdlerRobert V. PercivalWilliam P. MarshallSamuel A. AlitoNadine StrossenEugene VolokhHeather DonaldPaul CamposRachel L. BrandDavid StrasOrrin HatchJack BeermannRobert A. DestroDaniel PolsbyE VeaseyAlan B. MorrisonMichael B. MukaseyChai FeldblumRichard K. VedderChristopher SchroederThomas B. GriffithRobert SussmanMaureen K. OhlhausenGreg LukianoffJodi S. BalsamLanny J. DavisJohn Bellinger,IChristopher C. DeMuthRobert R. GasawayDaniel EpsteinKim ColbyAaron H. CaplanSeth GalanterMichael O'RiellyKatherine A. OyamaSteven A. RosenblumDavid A. WeisbachTodd P. GravesPatrick OotVictoria A. RedgravePatrick WyrickEdward J. DeMarcoUsman AhmedDanielle M. AguirreElizabeth KregorKarlyn Bowman
Topics: Federalism & Separation of Powers
Sponsors: DC Young Lawyers ChapterCapitol Hill ChapterWashington DC Lawyers ChapterAdministrative Law & Regulation Practice GroupCivil Rights Practice GroupCorporations, Securities & Antitrust Practice GroupCriminal Law & Procedure Practice GroupEnvironmental Law & Property Rights Practice GroupFederalism & Separation of Powers Practice GroupFinancial Services & E-Commerce Practice GroupFree Speech & Election Law Practice GroupIntellectual Property Practice GroupInternational & National Security Law Practice GroupLabor & Employment Law Practice GroupLitigation Practice GroupProfessional Responsibility & Legal Education Practice GroupReligious Liberties Practice GroupTelecommunications & Electronic Media Practice Group