James Thornton is founder and CEO of ClientEarth, the only pan-European
group of environmental lawyers working in the public interest, throughout the
EU and in Africa, China, and the US. He is a solicitor of England and Wales,
and a member of the bar in New York, California, and the Supreme Court of the
United States. The New Statesman named him as one of ten people who
could change the world. He is also a Zen Buddhist priest, a naturalist, an
author, a violinist, and a birdwatcher.
Agent: Patrick Walsh