Paulina Torres

Staff Attorney, Nature Program

Paulina Torres works with NRDC’s Southern California Ecosystems Project, which focuses on oil and gas policy and advocacy, increasing equitable access to nature for low-income communities of color, and protecting open space and wildlife habitat across Southern California. Prior to joining NRDC, she was a community lawyer at the Center on Race, Poverty & the Environment, where she worked alongside frontline communities in Kern County on pesticides and oil & gas issues. Torres received her bachelor’s degree from California State University, Fullerton and her J.D. from the University of California’s Hastings College of the Law. She is based in NRDC's Santa Monica office.


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