Rachel Fullmer

Senior Attorney, Climate & Air


Areas of expertise:
Litigation, Clean Air Act, National Ambient Air Quality Standards, emission standards for the oil and gas sector, climate change

As part of EDF’s U.S. Clean Air team, Rachel advocates for public health and the environment using strategic litigation and regulatory advocacy. She focuses on reducing air pollution from the oil and gas industry, the power sector, and other industrial sources.


Rachel joined EDF in 2016 and is a graduate of Georgetown Law. While at Georgetown, Rachel served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Georgetown Environmental Law Review. She also represented public health groups in Clean Air Act matters as a student-attorney at the Institute for Public Representation, worked on Clean Power Plan projects for the Georgetown Climate Center, and was a law clerk for the Environmental Defense Section of the U.S. Department of Justice. Rachel has a Masters in Environmental Policy from Indiana University’s School of Public and Environmental Affairs.


  • JD, Georgetown University Law Center, cum laude
  • MPA, Environmental Policy, Indiana University School of Public & Environmental Affairs