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Troutman Pepper

Environment

6 ranked lawyersBand 1GeorgiaUSA 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Demonstrates prowess in handling regulatory and permitting, litigation and transactional issues for a variety of clients drawn from the retail, manufacturing and energy sectors, among others. Frequently advises clients on water use and quality, and clean air matters. Offers recognized litigation experience at both trial and appellate level in both state and federal courts.

Strengths

Peers note: "They haveone of the deepest overall teams. They are highly respected."

Another describes Troutman Pepper as "a great firm."

Work highlights

Advises Delta Air Lines on environmental matters, including permitting and enforcement actions.

Notable practitioners

Andrea Rimer is adept at handling environmental issues arising out of real estate and financing transactions. She is especially knowledgeable about hazardous waste management and Superfund matters.
"She is a very good environmental lawyer and she's very responsive."

Catherine Little provides environmental counseling to clients in the energy sector, including oil and gas companies. She offers particular expertise in pipeline safety regulations.

Fitzgerald Veira is sought after for his advice on environmental regulatory and compliance matters. He is adept at providing counsel on the Clean Water Act and the National Environmental Policy Act.
"Veira is exceptional and a truly talented lawyer." 

Gregory Blount assists clients with the full range of regulatory and litigation concerns, and is particularly knowledgeable about water quality and hazardous waste issues.
"He has extensive knowledge in this area and he is a really good deal lawyer."

Hollister Anne Hill is well regarded for her broad capabilities in environmental law, which includes regulatory compliance, permitting and litigation. Her expertise encompasses Superfund and brownfield issues, among others.
"She's a great lawyer. She's very knowledgeable and her clients think highly of her." "She is well liked and well respected."

Randy Brogdon attracts praise for his ability to provide high-quality advice on clean air issues. He has further experience of handling permitting, compliance and enforcement matters on behalf of a wide array of clients.

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Overview

Our national practice develops creative solutions to complex environmental problems. We help clients navigate critical energy and environmental issues in the context of litigation, compliance, enforcement, and transactional matters. 

·        Coast-to-Coast Coverage: 40+ environmental lawyers strategically located in major markets across the U.S., including 20 in Georgia

·        Premier Pipeline Practice: We represent many of the largest pipeline companies and related storage, terminal, and LNG facilities

·        Deep Roots in the Energy Industry: We have counseled energy clients for nearly a century. Our representation of energy clients in energy, environmental, natural resource, and federal policy issues is a cornerstone of our firm

·        Retail Waste Expertise: We support retail chains, pharmacies, and grocers across the U.S. with the transportation and disposal of pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and other waste

·        Extensive Trial Experience: Our environmental litigation and toxic tort team has litigated high-profile environmental cases across the country, from global climate change in the U.S. Supreme Court to Clean Water Act, RCRA, and Clean Air Act cases

·        Wastewater Management: We help clients address the regulatory and litigation challenges associated with all types of wastewater management and other disposal operations that may trigger issues related to ground water pollutant impacts hydrologically connected to waters of the U.S.

Environment

Troutman Pepper

firm
Location

600 Peachtree Street, NE

Suite 3000

Atlanta

Georgia

USA

GA 30308-2216

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Georgia

Environment


Andrea L Rimer
Band 3
Catherine Little
Band 3
E. Fitzgerald Veira
Band 4
Gregory W Blount
Band 3
Hollister Anne Hill
Band 3
Randy E Brogdon
Band 4