-Ellis (born June 22, 1960) is an American legal clerk and environmental activist who, despite the lack of a formal law school education, or any legal education, was instrumental in constructing a case against the Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) of California in 1993. Since the release of the film that shares her story and name, she has hosted Challenge America with Erin Brockovich on ABC and Final Justice on Zone Reality. She is the president of Brockovich Research & Consulting, a consulting firm. She is currently working as a consultant for Girardi & Keese, the New York law firm Weitz & Luxenberg, which has a focus on personal injury claims for asbestos exposure, and Shine Lawyers in Australia.
24.03.2012 [Jakarta Globe] - (Photo courtesy of Henri Ismail) If Americans have Erin Brockovich and Africans have Wangari Maathai, then I am very proud to say that Indonesia has Aleta Baun, better known as Mama Aleta. These three women are passionate and determined
21.07.2011 [Patch.com] - (Erin Brockovich) "You've never complained about my methods before." (Sherlock Holmes) "You have to invite me in." (Let the Right One In) "This is just a cover; we're dedicated to a higher purpose. We're fighters for truth, justice, and the American
21.07.2011 [Jazz Police (blog)] - ... served as music director for Steely Dan, Queen Latifah and AR Rahman; served as arranger for American Idol and continues to work with The Tonight Show With Jay Leno; played/arranged film soundtracks (Finding Nemo, Erin Brockovich, Godfather III