Renewable & Sustainable Energy Institute
Secondary Core Area
Energy law and regulation, environmental law, and climate change law and policy.
Ph.D. 2002 University of California, Berkeley
William Boyd joined the University of Colorado Law School faculty in 2008. Professor Boyd received his Ph.D. from the Energy & Resources Group at UC-Berkeley and his J.D. from Stanford Law School, where he was an Articles Editor on the Stanford Law Review. After law school, Professor Boyd clerked for Judge Diana Gribbon Motz of the United State Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. Professor Boyd then served as American Association for the Advancement of Science Congressional Science Fellow and Counsel on the Democratic minority staff of the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment & Public Works. He then practiced with the firm of Covington & Burling LLP in Washington DC, focusing on energy law and regulation, environmental law, and climate change law and policy.