Vinson & Elkins LLP; Duke PhD alumni
Maggie Peloso is partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Vinson & Elkins LLP. Maggie focuses her legal practice on climate change risk management and translational science across a wide range of environmental statutes. Maggie received her JD from Stanford Law School and holds an BS, MEM, and PhD from Duke University. Maggie‘s dissertation focused on the legal and policy issues associated with adapting to sea level rise and she later revised it into a book that was released by Carolina Academic Press in 2017.