Paula has been PEER’s Senior Counsel for 12 years, representing public employees who face interference with their work to protect the environment.
Just a small sample of her enormous range of work, which has tapped into the diverse knowledge of PEER clients who are the inside experts on the work of their agencies, has established important precedents to help whistleblowers hold agencies accountable, forced the Malibu School District to clean up toxic PCBs affecting students and teachers in the classroom, gotten the EPA to adopt lead-safe practices in renovation of older homes and schools, and stopped the US Navy from doing underwater tests that were destroying the marine environment.
Malibu School Toxic PCB Clean-Up Still a Mess
No Relief from Noisy Park Air Tours Anytime Soon
Fight for Records on GMOs and Bee-Killing Insecticides
Promised Crackdown On Park Overflights Yet To Take Off
Court Orders Disclosure of Chemical Accident Emissions
Malibu Schools Want 5 Year Delay in Toxic PCB Cleanup
EPA Comes Up Empty In Search For Climate Denial Science
Autopsy of Toxic EPA Press Office