Professor Valerie Fogleman, Professor of Law, Cardiff University
Valerie Fogleman received a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture and an MSc in Environmental Evaluation from Texas Tech University, a Juris Doctor from Texas Tech Law School and an LLM from the University of Illinois.
Prior to returning to England in 1992, she was Natural Resources Law Fellow at the Lewis & Clark Law School in Portland, Oregon, a Fellow at the University of Illinois College of Law and in private practice in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Valerie's career since 1992 includes being a partner and Head of the Environment Group at Barlow Lyde & Gilbert and a Consultant at Lovells (now Hogan Lovells), both in the City of London.
She is currently a Consultant at Stevens & Bolton LLP.
She is an Honorary Member of the Royal Institution for Chartered Surveyors, Vice Chair of the City of London Law Society Planning and Environment Committee, a prior Council member of the United Kingdom Environmental Law Association.
She is also a member of the Texas State Bar, the American Bar Association and the Association of Insurance and Risk Managers.
She is listed as a leading environmental lawyer in Chambers & Partners legal directory, the Legal 500, Legal Experts, The International Who's Who of Environment Lawyers and Guide to the World's Leading Environment Lawyers.
Valerie has written three books and over 200 articles on environmental and insurance law and is a well known speaker at conferences on those topics.