Professorial Lecturer in Law
Larry Weinstock is a Principal Associate at Abt Associates. Prior to joining Abt Larry was the Program Innovation Coordinator in the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Air and Radiation (OAR) from 1999 to 2022. In this role, he was a senior policy advisor to the Deputy Assistant Administrator (DAA) and Assistant Administrator of the OAR. Mr. Weinstock helped to develop environmentally responsible program innovations working with the program offices of OAR, the Office of Policy, and other agency staff. He led an agency-wide effort to develop EPA’s new multi-media community toxics program: Community Action for a Renewed Environment or CARE. Mr. Weinstock has worked on a wide range of innovation issues including Energy and Climate, Partnership Programs, New Source Review, Flexible Permits, and other. He has trained EPA staff in multiple offices in Clean Air Act 101, Creative Problem Solving and Time Management.
Prior to becoming Program Innovation Coordinator, Mr. Weinstock worked in a variety of staff and management roles in the Office of Radiation and Indoor Air (ORIA), including being the Acting Office Director for 19 months. Among the other management roles, he had in the Office were Director of the Radiation Protection Division and Branch Chief of the Radioactive Waste Management Branch. During Mr. Weinstock's time in ORIA, he worked on a number of issues including: the certification of the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, radioactive waste disposal, the cleanup of radioactive sites, limiting air emissions of radionuclides, and radiological emergency response. He also did a 2-year detail in the Office of Water in a variety of management and senior advisory positions.
Mr. Weinstock was Special Assistant to the Deputy Assistant Administrator of the Office of Air and Radiation (OAR) from 1989 to 1992, where he assisted in the development of EPA's program to implement the 1990 Amendments to the Clean Air Act. Before joining EPA, Mr. Weinstock did environmental litigation for a small Washington law firm.