J.D., University of California, Berkeley School of Law, 2018
B.S., with distinction, University of California, Berkeley, 2013
Wil Mumby concentrates his practice on environmental and Native American law and policy. He advises the Firm’s public agency and tribal clients and litigates environmental matters.
Previously, Wil worked for an environmental law firm focusing primarily on CEQA comments and litigation. He also clerked for Judge Harold E. Kahn and Judge Ethan P. Schulman in the San Francisco Superior Court’s Law and Motion Department.
During law school, Wil was a member of Karuk-Berkeley Collaborative Legal where he conducted legal research to address threats to the Klamath River. The river and the coho salmon it supports hold cultural significance to the Karuk Tribe. Evaluating state environmental laws and the federal Clean Water Act, he advised the Tribe regarding ways to protect salmon from pollution and excessive water diversions. Wil served as Co-Editor-in-Chief of Ecology Law Quarterly, Berkeley Law’s environmental law journal. He also clerked for Sierra Club, Natural Resources Defense Council, and U.S. Department of Justice, Environment and Natural Resources Division.
Prior to joining the Firm, Wil: