Michael Panfil is a senior attorney and Director of Federal Energy Policy with Environmental Defense Fund, where he engages in federal litigation, regulatory, and policy efforts across the country to advocate for an environmentally friendly and economically efficient electricity sector. He previously spent time with the White House Council on Environmental Quality and United Nations Development Programme. Michael holds a J.D. from Columbia Law School, joint international law degree from Sciences Po, and B.A. from the College of Wooster.