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James Falino



James Falino is a Research Associate supporting the Regulatory and Government Affairs practice at CEA. James brings his experience in government, research, stakeholder engagement, and project finance law to CEA.

Prior to joining CEA, James worked in New York as a Legal Assistant in the Project Development and Finance practice at Shearman & Sterling LLP, supporting the financing and restructuring of projects in energy and infrastructure. He also interned at the District Office of Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney (D- NY 18th District).

James graduated from Vassar College with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Science, Technology, and Society. While at Vassar, he contributed to the Climate Action Plan, ran the weekly Farmer’s Market, and modeled an internal carbon charge program as a summer Research Fellow.