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James Goodwin

Senior Policy Analyst

202.747.0698 ext. 5

James Goodwin, J.D., M.P.P., is a Senior Policy Analyst with the Center for Progressive Reform. He joined CPR in May of 2008. Prior to joining CPR, Mr. Goodwin worked as a legal intern for the Environmental Law Institute and EcoLogix Group, Inc. He is a published author with articles on human rights and environmental law and policy appearing in the Michigan Journal of Public Affairs and the New England Law Review (co-author with Armin Rosencranz).

Mr. Goodwin graduated magna cum laude from Kalamazoo College, where he received a B.A. with honors in Political Science. He received his law degree (with a certificate in environmental law) from the University of Maryland School of Law, where he graduated magna cum laude, and his master’s degree in public policy (concentration in environmental policy) from the University of Maryland School of Public Policy, where he graduated as class valedictorian. While at the University of Maryland School of Law, Mr. Goodwin was a member of the Moot Court team. He is a member of Order of the Coif and Phi Beta Kappa. 

Contact Information:
202.747.0698 ext. 5

Blog Posts from James Goodwin

James Goodwin | September 20, 2023 Proposed Guidance on Ecosystem Services Will Strengthen Regulatory Analysis Federico Holm, James Goodwin | August 24, 2023 The Hill Op-ed: Power to the People: How Biden Is Bringing Democracy Back into Our Government U.S. Capitol in the sunshine in late autumn James Goodwin | June 15, 2023 Member Scholar Hammond Testifies on Just Transition Measures for Appalachia