Robert R. M. Verchick

Visiting Professor of Law

(spring term)


Robert R. M. Verchick is a Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School, as well as the Gauthier-St. Martin Chair in Environmental Law at Loyola University New Orleans. His research focuses on climate change adaptation, catastrophic hazards, and environmental regulation.

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Robert Verchick

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Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., Harvard Law School, 1989

A.B., Stanford University, 1986

Courses Taught


  • Natural Resources Law

Robert R. M. Verchick is a Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School, as well as the Gauthier-St. Martin Chair in Environmental Law at Loyola University New Orleans. His research focuses on climate change adaptation, catastrophic hazards, and environmental regulation. As Deputy Associate Administrator for Policy at the EPA, he served on President Obama’s Interagency Climate Change Adaptation Task Force and helped develop climate adaptation policy.  He has received teaching awards at Loyola, the University of Missouri-Kansas City, Seattle University, and Harvard University. Verchick holds his A.B. from Stanford University and his J.D. from Harvard Law School.