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

    35th Water Law Conference


    For its 35th year, the ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources prestigious Water Law Conference will bring together top government, nonprofit, and private practitioners to discuss emerging issues, hot topics, and recent developments in water law and policy. Join us in sunny Los Angeles at the ...

    46th Spring Conference


    The ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources 46th Spring Conference program is built to explore topics and issues facing the environmental lawyer today. Its an unmatched opportunity to hear from the nation's leading top lawyers, government officials, in-house counsel, and academics who will ...

    Environmental Summit of the Americas


    We invite you to join legal practitioners from across the Americas (North, Central, South, and the Caribbean) for an Environmental Summit of the Americas on March 29, 2017 in Los Angeles at the Loews Hollywood. Summit participants will discuss pressing issues in environmental, energy, and resources law ...

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