Yann Aguila is Professor at Sciences Po Paris and partner in a Law Firm (Bredin Prat). Prior to joining the bar, he was judge at the French Administrative Supreme Court, the Conseil d’État. He teaches Public Law and Global Environmental Governance.

He chairs the Environment Commission of the Think Tank « Le Club des juristes », at the origin of the Global Pact for the Environment initiative.

He is the author or co-editor of numerous books and articles, such as « A Global Pact for the Environment: Legal Foundations », « Droit public français et européen » or « Principios de Derecho Ambiental y Agenda 2030 »