The Crag Law Center provides free and low cost legal aid to local citizens, conservation groups and Native American tribes throughout Oregon, Washington and Alaska. We work in the state and federal courts to protect wild places, our climate and livable communities. By providing legal aid for the environment we seek to ensure prosperity for our families and our future.
While visiting Portland from the San Francisco Bay Area with his girlfriend in 2015, Eric Swanson had a chance to sit down for coffee and catch up with his former mentor, Ralph Bloemers. Eric Swanson first got interested in environmental law after studying...read more
When: January 21, 7pm Where: Columbia Center for the Arts - Hood River, OR Tickets: $5 at the door Join Crag Law Center and the Hood River Valley Residents Committee for a special night of film celebrating Women Working for the Wild, featuring the premier of the film...read more
LAND USE FELLOW POSITION Crag Law Center is seeking a motivated team player for a two-year position as a Land Use Fellow starting in spring or summer 2017. The position is designed for a recent graduate or newer attorney with 0 to 3 years of litigation experience....read more
Late Friday, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) denied a request from Canadian oil and gas companies for rehearing of the case surrounding the proposed Jordan Cove Liquefied Natural Gas Terminal and Pacific Connector Pipeline, finalizing the commission's...read more
On December 9, 2016, Oregon youth presented their climate case to the Oregon Court of Appeals. Back in May 2011, youth from around the world filed lawsuits seeking remedies against state and federal governments for failing to take action to combat the climate crisis. ...read more
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The Crag Law Center is a non-profit law firm that provides high quality professional legal services to citizens throughout Oregon and Washington. We provide these services for free or for as close to free as possible. We are striving to expand our services to meet the demands for our high-quality legal services in the Pacific Northwest, and we need your support to do so!