Ellen Richmond is a litigation associate in the San Francisco office of Munger, Tolles & Olson. Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, with a particular emphasis on environmental and energy-related matters.
Before joining the firm, Ms. Richmond was a fellow with the Sierra Club Environmental Law Program in San Francisco, where she handled energy regulatory and administrative matters before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, the U.S. Department of Energy and state public utility commissions. Prior to her fellowship, she clerked for the Honorable Raymond C. Fisher on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in Pasadena.
Ms. Richmond received her law degree in 2010 from Stanford Law School, where she was awarded six class prizes for outstanding academic performance and served as editor of the Stanford Environmental Law Journal. She also holds a master of science degree in environmental and energy policy from Stanford. She earned her B.A. in 2005 from Brown University.