Senior Administrative Counsel
Ms. Lisa Evans is an attorney specializing in hazardous waste law. She has been active in hazardous waste litigation and advocacy for over 25 years. Since 2006, she has been a senior administrative counsel for Earthjustice. Ms. Evans is an expert on coal ash issues and testified before Congress in 2008, 2010 and 2011 and before the National Academies of Science in 2005. Prior to Earthjustice, Ms. Evans worked on toxic coal waste issues for the Boston-based nonprofit Clean Air Task Force. Ms. Evans began her legal career as an Assistant Regional Counsel at the Environmental Protection Agency, Region I. She is also the author of six nonfiction books, including one children’s book.