M. Benjamin Eichenberg

Created on Friday, 01 December 2017

Ben Eichenberg is a California attorney with additional expertise in international trade law. In his position as the principle enforcement attorney for San Francisco Baykeeper, Ben is responsible for prosecuting an active docket of high-impact water quality cases through research, litigation, and settlement negotiations. Throughout his legal career, beginning in 2010, Ben has represented environmental and community groups in civil litigation to protect endangered environmental resources. Ben received his J.D. from University of California Hastings College of the Law in 2008. After law school, Ben was a Fulbright Scholar in Oslo, Norway, where he studied climate change regulation and international trade and received a master’s degree in Public International Law from the University of Oslo. Ben’s Master’s thesis and subsequent related research has been focused on the interaction of environmental regulation with tariffs and trade, both under the auspices of the World Trade Organization and other mechanisms of public international law.