Salmon Lewis & Weldon

Environment Department

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What the team is known for In demand for its extensive experience in all aspects of water rights, including both advisory and disputes work. Handles water rights assessments and water-related disputes at both the state and federal levels. Adept in environmental litigation and compliance issues as well as helping clients to secure necessary permits and approvals.

Notable practitioners

John Weldon is often involved in contentious water rights mandates, for which he wins recognition in the market. He clients include water users associations and power plants.

Mark McGinnis is known for his water rights expertise, with particular knowledge of Arizona surface water and groundwater codes. His clients include cities and towns, irrigation districts, developers and industrial business owners.