Katie’s practice includes representing industrial and manufacturing clients in ongoing compliance and enforcement matters before federal, state and local agencies, as well as representing clients in the development, acquisition and sale of renewable energy and other projects, with particular focus on environmental permitting and siting, regulatory matters, real property agreements, project development agreements, and redevelopment of Brownfield sites. Before pursuing her J.D., Katie worked as an environmental engineer and consultant.
|Description of course 825 :||This course will examine the legal mechanisms available to regulate and remedy environmental harm. Although students will learn about some common law claims, most of the course will focus on federal environmental statutes and regulations like the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act, the National Environmental Policy Act, the Endangered Species Act and the statutes relating to hazardous substances. The course will introduce students to interviewing, counseling and negotiation skills in an environmental law context.|