-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.
08.03.2012 [Popular Science] - The afflicted patients have been shown flailing on the “Today Show,” Erin Brockovich got involved, and the community has been up in arms. In next week's New York Times Magazine, journalist Susan Dominus offers a reasoned and sympathetic explanation of
12.03.2012 [New York Times (blog)] - Erin Brockovich made a strange little cameo in Le Roy. Why did she send one of her investigators to the school? Many years ago, a train derailment spilled thousands of gallons of a toxic chemical in Le Roy, and she was concerned that the soil or
06.07.2011 [New York Daily News (blog)] - Rudy Giuliani, Bill Cosby And Erin Brockovich. And Gen. Colin Powell, Terry Bradshaw and Gen. Stanley McChrystal. The diverse cast will be appearing in Rochester next Tuesday -- along with Steve Forbes and former Microsoft boss Rick Belluzzo -- at a
26.06.2011 [New York Post] - Doing Erin Brockovich was a bit traumatic, because I was afraid to look in the mirror, so I just went out to the set and we started shooting. Then I saw myself in the lens, and it was like, I should probably go back to therapy.
05.03.2012 [MinnPost.com] - Environmental activist Erin Brockovich-Ellis (yes, the one portrayed by Julia Roberts in the 2000 film) is leading an investigation into these possible environmental causes. The New York State Department of Health, however, has investigated — and