Erika Fontánez Torres
Her investigation interests include the legal discourses in socio-environmental conflicts, the configuration of space through Law, and the relation between property, urbanism, and environment from a socio-juridical perspective. She teaches courses and seminars on Contracts, Property, Urbanism and Planning, Environmental Law, Property and Environmental Policy, and Law and Public Participation. Among Fontánez Torres’ publications are articles in Puerto Rican, U.S. and Spanish law journals; collaborations in newspapers, handbooks, and interdisciplinary investigations, as well as a chapter in the book Ética ecológica. She is a member of SELA, the Latin-American Studies Association, the Law and Society Association, the International Sociological Association, the American Bar Association, and of several committees of the Puerto Rico Bar.
LL.M., London School of Economics, 2002
J.D., University of Puerto Rico, 1999
B.A., University of Puerto Rico, 1996