Posted: January 26, 2024

Esmeralda is legal analyst at the Climate Change Litigation Initiative, after contributing to the book “Comparative Climate Change Litigation: Beyond the Usual Suspects” as the rapporteur for Norway. She is an expert in international and comparative law and has academic and practical experience in climate change, energy, sustainable finance and entrepreneurship, sustainable development, and access to justice matters. She is admitted to the bar in Italy and New York State. Esmeralda is fluent in Italian (mother tongue), English, Spanish, French, and Norwegian. Besides Europe, she has worked in North America, Southern Africa, and Asia (India and Cambodia) for intergovernmental, private, and academic organizations. In addition to C2LI, Esmeralda is Research Fellow at the Centre on Climate and Energy Transformation (University of Bergen, Norway) and Legal Fellow at the Centre on International Sustainable Development Law (Montreal, Canada).