Water Law Institute

  • Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • November 4-5, 2021

ROBERT SNOW, Solicitor-Attorney, Department of the Interior, Washington DC (Invited) (moderator)
AMY HAAS, Director, Upper Colorado River Commission, Salt Lake City, UT 
CHRIS HARRIS, Executive Director, State of California Colorado River Board, Glendale, CA
MARGARET VICK, Special Counsel for Water Resources, Colorado River Indian Tribe, Tempe, AZ
PEGGY E. MONTANO, Shareholder, Trout Raley, Denver, CO
ESTHER VINCENT, P.E., Director of Environmental Services, Northern Water, Berthoud, CO
NICOLAI KRYLOFF, MA, Historian, Historical Research Associates, Inc., Albuquerque, NM
BIDTAH BECKER, Associate Attorney, Navajo Tribal Utility Authority, Gallup, NM
SEAN LYNESS, Faculty Fellow, New England Law, Boston, MA
RACHAEL LIPINSKI, Associate Attorney, Van Ness Feldman, Seattle, WA
JANET NEUMAN, Senior Counsel, Tonkin Torp, Portland, OR 
REED D. BENSON, Professor, University of New Mexico School of Law, Albuquerque, NM (moderator)
ALEXANDRA L. DAVIS, Deputy Director Water Resources Aurora Water, Aurora, CO
BARTON “BUZZ” THOMPSON, Stanford Law School, Stanford, CA
MATTHEW DOBBINS, Partner, Vinson & Elkins, Houston, TX
CHRISTINE KLEIN, Professor of Law, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
IRMA RUSSELL, Edward A. Smith/ Missouri Chair in Law, The Constitution, and Society Professor of Law, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, MO
BILL SHAPIRO, Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, Davis, CA (Invited)
TINA CANNON LEAHY, Senior Staff Counsel, State Water Resources Control Board, Sacramento, CA
JEFF KRAY, Partner, Marten Law, Seattle, WA