MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Professor Jesse Richardson of the West Virginia University College of Law has been named co-editor of Water Law Newsletter.
The newsletter is a national publication of the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation and provides information and updates on federal and state water law developments.
As co-editor the Water Law Newsletter, Richardson will help expand the publication's coverage of laws in the eastern United States. He already serves as the newsletter’s reporter for Virginia and West Virginia.
In addition to teaching, Richardson is the lead land use attorney in WVU’s Land Use and Sustainable Development Law Clinic. His areas of expertise are agricultural law, land use law and water law.
The RMMLF is an educational, non-profit organization dedicated to study of the laws and regulations relating to oil and gas, mining, energy, public lands, water, environmental and international law.