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Holland & Hart's lawyers advise and represent a wide variety of clients across the Mountain West Region in all types of water matters, including those involving water rights, water supply development and water quality issues. We effectively represent our clients' interests in federal and state court litigation, including special state water courts, and in contested administrative proceedings before state water officials. We also regularly deal with the federal government concerning water issues that affect our clients.
Our water law practice involves commercial and other transactions that routinely require skilled negotiations and first-rate administrative experience. We handle water rights sales and purchases, and changes in point of diversion, place and purpose of use. We work with federal resource agencies, state water officials, and local governmental boards in all water-related approval and permitting processes. We have obtained required permits, licenses and approvals for construction and operation of everything from new real estate developments to water and hydroelectric projects.