American Bar Association
Agricultural Management

Agricultural Management

Committee Description

Since 1996, the Agricultural Management Committee was founded to address cutting-edge issues concerning agriculture and the environment. The Committee focuses on developments in federal and state legislation, regulation, contracts, litigation and policy. Topics include the Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, developments in biotechnology, livestock and grain issues, sustainability, food safety, and farm data privacy. Our Committee is made up of diverse members from various legal occupations, including in house counsel at large and small agribusiness companies, private practice attorneys from solo practitioners to partners in the nation’s largest firms, law students and professors with interest in agriculture, non-governmental organization attorneys, and government officials working in and regulating agriculture.

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2016-2017 Committee Chair


Galey, Megan

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2016-2017 Agricultural Management Leadership

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Upcoming Events

Section Events

    The Trump Administration and Greenhouse Gas Policy and Regulation


    The event will be held on 07/25/2017. The format is Web. The event sponsor(s) are Center for Professional Development,Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources. The event has 1.50 CLE Credits .

    25th Fall Conference


    This October 18-21 join your friends and colleagues in Baltimore to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources Fall Conference. Throughout the past 25 years, the Section has remained the premier forum for dialogue and deliberation of current and emerging environmental, ...

    36th Water Law Conference


    The 36th Water Law Conference will take place at the Hilton Bonnet Creek, 14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane Orlando, FL 32821. A block of rooms has been reserved at the discounted rate of $255 plus tax for single/double rooms. A limited number of government rate rooms are also available for $110 plus tax ...

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