Our nationally recognized environmental and natural resources team–one of the largest in the country at over 100 lawyers–is in the vanguard shaping policies and solutions that enable clients to operate successfully in the complex, ever-evolving, state and federal environmental regulatory framework.

Our clients benefit from the deep relationships we have fostered and maintain with federal and state regulators and policy makers throughout the country. Our team includes lawyers who have served in key policy development and enforcement roles with many federal and state agencies. From our successful track record, we have credibility with decision-makers to resolve conflicting interpretations of regulatory obligations and develop innovative compliance solutions that allow our clients to achieve their business objectives.

We develop strategies to protect and further our clients’ interests at all stages of planning, development, and operation in a wide variety of  cutting-edge environmental and natural resource matters. From rulemaking and policy counseling, to navigating labyrinthine permit approval processes, to defending multi-million dollar Citizens’ Suits,  we  deliver creative solutions to meet our clients’ transactional, regulatory compliance, legislative, and litigation needs.

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Other Professionals

Director of Government Affairs
Government Affairs Specialist
Wyoming Director of Government Affairs and Public Relations
Federal Director of Government Affairs
Director of Government Affairs

Environmental and Natural Resources News

Environmental and Natural Resources Publications

Environmental and Natural Resources Recognition

  • Listed in Chambers USA for Natural Resources and Environment (2004-2016)
  • Nationally recognized in Chambers USA for Native American Law (2006-2016)
  • Listed in Chambers USA for Native American Law (2004-2016)
  • Nationally recognized in Chambers USA for Environment (2009-2016)
  • Listed in Chambers USA for Environment (2005-2016)
  • Nationally recognized in Chambers USA for Projects: Renewables and Alternative Energy (2012-2016)
  • Listed in Chambers USA for Environment, Natural Resources, and Regulated Industries (2005-2016)
  • Listed in Chambers USA for Energy and Natural Resources (2005-2016)
NATIONAL TIER 1: Environmental & Natural Resources Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms"

Recognized in 2022 Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms": National Tier 1 for Environmental Law, Natural Resources Law, and Litigation – Environmental

Nationwide and State Practices: Chambers USA 2022

Recognized by Chambers USA 2022 in 39 practices including: USA-Nationwide: Environment; Environment; Natural Resources & Environment

BTI's Law Firms with the Best Collaboration

One of nine firms nationwide named in 2017 by leading legal decision makers for “standout collaboration”


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