Kyle Parker helps clients secure and defend environmental authorization for major resource development and energy projects.
Kyle has sophisticated experience counseling clients on state and federal environmental project permitting issues and defending those permits when they are challenged in administrative or judicial forums.
Kyle has defended multi-million dollar claims for response and cleanup actions and negotiates and defends clients against civil and criminal enforcement under a broad range of federal and state environmental laws.
In the oil and gas sector, Kyle has worked on the development of new onshore and offshore upstream projects, and the development and construction of new pipeline and storage projects.
Prior to joining Holland & Hart, Kyle was a partner at Crowell & Moring and Patton Boggs LLP. He served as an assistant attorney general in the oil, gas, and mining section of the Alaska Department of Law. In Washington, D.C., he served as an aide to U.S. Senator Frank H. Murkowski and worked in the Executive Office of the President Council on Environmental Quality during President George H.W. Bush's Administration. He also served as a law clerk at the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.