Mason Overstreet

Biography

Mason Overstreet is a LLM Toxics Fellow with the Environmental and Natural Resources Law Clinic. During law school, Mason worked as a student clinician in the environmental clinic, clerked with the Vermont Attorney General Environmental Protection Division, served as a Fall Associate with Conservation Law Foundation and a Research Associate with the Earth Law Center, and was the Vermont Editor of the Vermont Law Review. Prior to law school, Mason was the Conservation Director for Friends of the West Shore in Lake Tahoe, California. More recently, he taught Environmental Law and Policy at Colby-Sawyer College and performed contract work for American Rivers. Outside of work, he serves on the board of the Greater Upper Valley Chapter of Trout Unlimited and the Center for Ecological Living and Learning.

He earned a BS, magna cum laude, in Environmental Studies, Conservation, and Policy from the University of Alabama and a Master of Environmental Law and Policy and JD from Vermont Law School, magna cum laude, with a land use certificate. Mason and his wife, Jacqueline, live in East Barnard, Vermont, with their two yellow labs, Ava and Lady. Mason is an avid fly fisherman and also enjoys mountain biking, backcountry skiing, and whitewater paddling.