Andrew Revkin, Senior Fellow for Environmental Understanding at Pace’s Academy for Applied Environmental Studies, did a special entry in his blog about Ted Kheel (left), who donated the Kheel Center to the Pace law school. In addition, the university placed a death notice in the New York Times.
This Friday, May 4, a briefing on the environmental law initiative announced below will be conducted by Theodore Kheel, one of best-known mediators in America; Stephen J. Friedman, the President of Pace University and a former SEC Commissioner; and several noted environmental attorneys.
Despite the sub-prime mortgage crisis, US population growth in the next decades will fuel “a vibrant and growing real estate market full of opportunity and riddled with complexity for the lawyers who represent developers, landowners, tenants, financial institutions and environmentalists.”
U.S. News & World Report has once again ranked Pace Law School’s Environmental Law Program 3rd nationwide in its “America’s Best Graduate Schools 2009” survey. U.S. News & World Report determines the Environmental Law Program rankings by tallying nominations given by peer law schools. The complete U.S. News and World Report rankings and articles are available online http://grad-schools.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/grad/law/environ
and in print on newsstands.