Prof. Andrew Green
Associate Professor

Flavelle House
Room FL 342
78 Queen's Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C5

Tel.: 416-946-8333

Andrew Green, B.A. Hons. (Queens) 1987, M.A. (Toronto) 1988, LL.B. (Toronto) 1992, LL.M. (Chicago) 1994, J.S.D. (Chicago) 1997, called to the Bar of Ontario in 1996, is an Associate Professor.  Prior to joining the Faculty, Prof. Green practiced environmental law in Toronto for six years at Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP, and Hicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie.  His practice encompassed both litigation (including prosecutions, administrative appeals and civil actions) and transactional work. From 2002 to 2004, Prof. Green was Senior Research Fellow for Ontarios Panel on the Role of Government, with Professor Michael Trebilcock and Dean Ronald Daniels. The panel identified the major challenges the province faces in areas such as education, health, environment, economic policy, and taxes.

Professor Greens research and teaching interests focus on environmental law, international trade and administrative law including how international trade rules constrain countries ability to implement domestic environmental policy, instrument choice in environmental law (including instruments for fostering renewable energy) and the role of law (including administrative law) in fostering individuals environmental values.

B.A. (Hon) - Queen’s University (1987)
M.A. (Econ) - University of Toronto (1988)
LL.B. (Hon) - University of Toronto (1992)
LL.M. - University of Chicago (1994)
J.S.D. - University of Chicago (1997)
Academic appointments
Teaching a course on climate change in School of Public Policy and Governance
Selected publications

Commitment and Cooperation on High Courts: A Cross-Country Examination of Institutional Constraints on Judges (with Ben Alarie) (forthcoming 2017) Oxford University Press)

 “An Enormous Systemic Problem: Delegation, Responsibility and Federal Environmental Law” (2016) 28(2) Journal of Environmental Law and Practice 155

"Panel Selection on High Courts” (with Ben Alarie and Ed Iacobucci) (2015) 65(4) University of Toronto Law Journal 335

“Policy Preferences and Expertise In Canadian Tax Adjudication” (with Ben Alarie) (2014) 62(4) Canadian Tax Journal 985

“Can There Be Too Much Context In Administrative Law? Setting the Standard of Review in Canadian Administrative Law” (2014) 47(2) University of British Columbia Law Review 443

Reconciling Trade and Climate: How the WTO Can Help Address Climate Change (with Tracey Epps) (Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2010).

Research areas
Administrative Law
Economic Analysis of Law
Environmental Law
International Law
International Trade Law
Judicial Decision-Making