Amy Armstrong

Regional Network: 
Southeast Regional Network
Class Year: 
2008
Position: 
Staff Attorney
Organization: 
South Carolina Environmental Law Project
Location: 

Amy Armstrong is the a staff attorney at the South Carolina Environmental Law Project. She started working for the South Carolina Environmental Law Project in September, 2002, after receiving a competitive two year fellowship from Equal Justice Works. In 2004 Amy transitioned into staff attorney at SCELP, where she represents environmental groups before state and federal courts and agencies. She has litigated cases involving protection of fresh and saltwater wetlands, endangered species, and water quality. Before attending law school, she worked with the S.C. Department of Natural Resources, managing a population of federally endangered Red-cockaded Woodpeckers. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Georgetown League of Women Voters, the Winyah Conservancy, Keep Georgetown Beautiful, and is on the Executive Committee of the Sierra Club - Winyah Group.