Dessa guides clients through complex layers of federal, state, tribal, and local environmental and cultural permitting requirements to advance their projects on federal and tribal lands.
She also defends project permits in state and federal court. Dessa has assisted in the successful development of renewable, oil and gas, coal, pipeline, transmission, mineral materials, and water projects throughout the West.
Prior to joining Holland & Hart, Dessa completed a one-year judicial clerkship with the Honorable William F. Downes (Ret.) of the United States District Court for the District of Wyoming.