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J.D., magna cum laude, Northwestern University School of Law; Order of the Coif; Wigmore Scholar

B.A., magna cum laude, College of William and Mary; Monroe Scholar

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Articles Editor, Northwestern Law Review

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District of Columbia Bar 




Carolyn R. Schroll


Practice Areas

Carolyn counsels clients on environmental, safety, and chemical regulatory law. She advises clients on regulatory compliance with an array of federal and state laws, including the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), and a variety of state environmental laws.

Representative Experience

  • Advises battery recycling organizations on chemical substance regulations, including compliance with the TSCA.
  • Counsels electric transmission corporations regarding compliance with federal environmental laws, including NEPA, ESA, and the Energy Policy Act.
  • Assists clients in complex litigation, including matters related to federal pesticide registration and state stewardship programs.

Professional Experience

  • Student Intern, Bluhm Legal Clinic Environmental Advocacy Center (2014-2015)
  • Legal Intern, Legal Services of Northern Virginia (2013)

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