Camila Cossio

Scholar, Environment / Animal Defense, Legal Aid,
Class of 2016
Camila Cossio

Camila Cossio is a staff attorney with the Oregon Law Center, where she serves the low-income community of Coos County. She also serves as Of Counsel with the Richman Law Group, primarily focusing on the firm’s animal welfare litigation docket. At Texas Law, she was co-president of the Environmental Law Society; co-president of the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund; and staff editor of the Texas Hispanic Journal for Law & Policy. She worked for the Interamerican Association for Environmental Defense in Costa Rica; Compassion Over Killing; the Animal Legal Defense Fund; and The Animal Welfare Institute. After graduating from Texas Law, she earned an LL.M in Animal Law from Lewis & Clark Law School in Portland, Oregon.