Harj Narulla

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Harj Narulla is a UK and Australian qualified lawyer, practising as a climate barrister at Doughty Street Chambers in London, where he specialises in public interest climate law and litigation.

In addition to his extensive experience in climate, environmental, refugee and Indigenous law, Harj has previously worked as an international climate negotiator representing a Pacific nation under the UNFCCC process and as a policy advisor in the Australian Prime Minister’s Department.

Harj is an honorary research fellow in climate law and litigation at the University of Oxford’s Sustainable Law Programme, where he undertakes practice-oriented research and collaborates with NGOs, government and international institutions.

He is also a visiting senior fellow in climate law and litigation at the Grantham Research Institute at the London School of Economics. He brings a decolonial and anti-racist practice to his legal, policy and research work, working closely with local communities suffering from the worst impacts of the climate crisis.