• Full-Time Faculty
  • Jeffrey M. Gaba

  • M.D. Anderson Foundation Endowed Professor in Health Law

  • fulltime Faculty
  • Jeffrey M. Gaba

  • M.D. Anderson Foundation Endowed Professor in Health Law

Jeffrey M. Gaba

M.D. Anderson Foundation Endowed Professor in Health Law

  • Biography

    • Professor Gaba specializes in environmental law. In law school Professor Gaba was notes and comments editor of the Columbia Journal of Environmental Law. Following law school, he was a law clerk to Chief Justice Edward Pringle of the Colorado Supreme Court. Prior to joining the faculty at SMU he was an attorney with the Environmental Defense Fund and with the Office of General Counsel of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Professor Gaba has published numerous articles on environmental law and is the author of ENVIRONMENTAL LAW (West Black Letter Series) and co-author of the treatise THE LAW OF SOLID WASTE, POLLUTION PREVENTION AND RECYCLING.  He is an editor of the West casebook THE LAW OF TOXIC SUBSTANCES AND HAZARDOUS WASTE.
  • Education

    • B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara
      J.D., Columbia University
      M.P.H., Harvard University
  • Courses

    • Property
      Environmental Law
      Advanced Environmental Law Seminar
       
  • Books

    • GABA'S BLACK LETTER OUTLINE ON ENVIRONMENTAL LAW (West Academic 5th ed. 2016)

      GABA'S TEXAS ENVIRONMENTAL LAW STATUTES ANNOTATED (Thomson Reuters 2015)

      THE LAW OF SOLID WASTE, POLLUTION PREVENTION AND RECYCLING (West Group 1992) (updated annually) (with Donald W. Stever)

       

       

  • Presentations

    • When "Takings" Happen to Good People:  The Ethical Concerns of Imposing the Costs of Government Regulation of the Few to Benefit the Many
      Occasional Paper of the Maguire Center for Ethics and Public Responsibility
      (2001)