Professor Flatt is a Distinguished Scholar of Carbon Markets at the UHLC’s Global Energy Management Institute. He was previously the inaugural O’Quinn Chair in Environmental Law at UHLC. He has taught at the University of Washington, Georgia State University College of Law, and the University of North Carolina School of Law, where he was the Co-Director of the Center for Climate, Energy, Environment, and Economics. He is a recognized expert on environmental law, climate law, and energy law. He is coauthor of a popular environmental law casebook, and has authored more than 40 law review articles. He clerked for the Honorable Danny J. Boggs of the United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. Professor Flatt received his BA degree from Vanderbilt University and his JD degree from Northwestern University.