Director of programmes
Karla Hill co-ordinates strategy and activities across climate, energy and trade programmes at ClientEarth. She previously led ClientEarth’s work on climate change and energy law, regulation and policy, working with public interest organisations and policy makers at the interface of climate, energy and environment issues.
Before joining ClientEarth, she held roles in the climate and energy team of the Sustainable Development Commission, the UK government’s independent sustainability adviser, and in the UK government. She also practised environmental and public law.
Karla is admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales and as a barrister and solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand. She holds degrees in Laws (Honours) and Arts (Geography) from the University of Auckland. She is a fellow of The RSA.