Brownstein is your guide to the complex, ever-changing legal environment that surrounds energy infrastructure projects. Businesses today face complex legal challenges from increasing regulatory oversight, growing public scrutiny and new environmental laws. With nationally respected practitioners in water, oil and gas, coal, nuclear, renewable energy, hazardous waste, and land use and permitting, we deliver services required to balance prosperity with regulatory requirements. Our attorneys support clients navigating the most complex energy projects with extensive experience in high-profile energy law matters, extensive experience in Washington, D.C., and state capitals, and valuable relationships developed from years of practicing in this industry. We represent resource producers, resource users, public agencies and utilities, manufacturers, mining and extraction, exploration and production companies, and landowners and developers in all aspects of their business. We also counsel associations, nonprofits and other organizations in the energy, natural resources and environmental space. We take a multidisciplinary approach that brings together legal, lobbying and strategic services to deliver creative solutions and value to our clients.
Our dedicated team of energy-focused government relations policy advisors and lawyers advise energy industry leaders and participants in both chambers of the United States Congress and across the executive branch at the federal level, and in state houses and governors’ offices nationwide. Our team members have a long history of experience working for federal and state agencies, including congressional energy committees, the Departments of Energy and Interior, the Bureau of Land Management, the Bureau of Indian Affairs, the Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency and the Colorado State Attorney General’s office.