Business Law - Green Business

Oregon Law's area of emphasis in Green Business is one of the first law school programs in the country dedicated to the intersection of law, business, and the environment. The Green Business specialization embodies and empowers the viewpoint that business can successfully create both societal well-being and private benefit.

You’ll benefit from upper division courses such as:


Sustainability and the Law 

Administrative Law 

Accounting for Lawyers 

Energy and the Law 

Water Resources Law 

Business Associations  

Nonprofit Organizations 

Negotiation 


Core faculty in Green Business include:


Adell Amos
Associate Dean

Susan Gary
Orlando J. and Marian H. Hollis Professor

Rob Illig
Dean's Distinguished Faculty Fellow

Mohsen Manesh
Assistant Professor

Roberta Mann
Loran L. Stewart Professor of Business Law

Nancy Shurtz
B.A. Kliks Professor

Students pursuing this track can pursue a concentration in Green Business Law  and/or an Environmental Law. You can also enhance your experiences through student organizations, clinics and externships. You can also pursue our joint JD/MBA degree. For additional details, please go to On TRACK or contact the Oregon Law Admissions office.