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Jolene Lin

Hong Kong
Associate Professor
University of Hong Kong
jolene.s.lin [at]


Jolene Lin is Associate Professor of Law at the University of Hong Kong, where she has taught environmental law since 2007. Her research interests lie in climate change law and she is currently writing a monograph on the role of cities as transnational climate change governance actors. Her work has been published in, inter alia, the European Journal of International Law, Legal Studies and the Journal of Environmental Law. She is a member of the editorial boards of Transnational Environmental Law (Cambridge University Press) and Climate Law (Brill). She has been a visiting professor at the University of British Columbia and the National University of Singapore, and served as a consultant to the Hong Kong Department of Justice, Singapore’s Ministry of Environment, international NGOs, the United Nations Environment Programme, and global law firms. Jolene holds an LLB from the London School of Economics and Political Science, an LLM from New York University School of Law, and is an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore. 

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