In the Hot Seat: How Environmental Citizen Suits Intensify Ethical Dilemmas in Environmental Litigation

With the rise of citizen suits the connection between environmental justice and ethics is more complex than ever. When handling high-profile environmental contamination matters, insurance professionals, attorneys, and scientific experts face ethical dilemmas and conflicts of interest in fulfilling duties to insureds and clients while also adhering to state and federal statutes. Experienced claims professional Sara Brothers and environmental attorney Erin Poppler will partner with environmental broker Trish Blau and an experienced environmental consultant to parse these issues, present hypotheticals, and provide conference attendees with a coveted ethics credit.


Trish Blau, Managing Director, Aon
Sara Brothers, Senior Claims Consultant, Great American Insurance
Erin Poppler, Partner, Edlin Gallagher Huie & Blum