Roger Lin

Clinical Supervising Attorney, Environmental Law Clinic


Roger Lin has practiced law in the public interest for over ten years, instructed the Environmental Justice course at Berkeley Law for three years, and will continue to explore the intersection of racial justice and the environment with students in the Clinic.  Roger was formerly a Staff Attorney at Communities for a Better Environment and a Senior Attorney at the Center on Race, Poverty & the Environment.  He has extensive experience in environmental and civil rights litigation and was recently appointed to the State’s Disadvantaged Communities Advisory Group to advise the California Public Utilities and Energy Commissions.  Roger graduated from Stanford University with a B.A. in Classics, and earned his J.D. at Golden Gate University School of Law.