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About the Author

Christine Ann Klein

E-mail address: kleinc@law.ufl.edu

Photo - Christine Ann Klein Christine A. Klein teaches and writes in the areas of property, natural resources law, and water law. Her work includes more than thirty academic articles, and it has been cited in judicial and administrative opinions at both the federal and state levels. In addition to Property: Cases, Problems, and Skills, her books include Natural Resources Law: A Place-Based Book of Problems and Cases (Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, currently in its third edition, with Cheever & Birdsong); and Mississippi River Tragedies: A Century of Unnatural Disaster (NYU Press 2014, with Zellmer). Her legal experience includes positions as a water rights litigator in the Colorado Office of the Attorney General and as a law clerk for the U.S. District Court, District of Colorado. Klein has served on two committees of the National Academy of Sciences, National Research Council, that studied sustainable water and environmental management, and she is a member scholar of the Center for Progressive Reform. Prior to joining the University of Florida Levin College of Law faculty in 2003, she directed the environmental law program at Michigan State University College of Law. Klein received an LL.M. from Columbia Law School, a J.D. from the University of Colorado Law School, and a B.A. from Middlebury College (Vermont).