Keith Harley

Adjunct Faculty, Co Director PEEL Prog.

Keith Harley is the Director of the Chicago Environmental Law Clinic, a collaboration between Chicago-Kent College of Law and the Chicago Legal Clinic, and Adjunct Faculty at IIT Stuart School of Business. The Chicago Environmental Law Clinic provides legal advocacy, education and volunteer services to people confronting urban environmental problems in the Chicago area. For the past 19 years, Mr. Harley has served as an Adjunct Professor of Law in Chicago-Kent’s Environmental and Energy Law Program, for which he also serves as Co-Director. For the past 11 years, he also served as Adjunct Professor of Law at Northwestern University Law School and is also an Adjunct Professor in Northwestern University’s Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Mr. Harley has been appointed to many federal, state and local environmental policymaking initiatives and served as the Chair of the Chicago Bar Association's Environmental Law Committee from 2006-2009.


J.D., IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, with Honors & a Certificate in Environmental and Energy Law
M.Div., Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, Concentration in Ethics
A.B., Moravian College, Religion and Philosophy, cum laude, with Honors in Philosophy


M.S. in Environmental Management and Sustainability