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Van Ness Feldman LLP

1050 THOMAS JEFFERSON STREET, NW, WASHINGTON, DC 20007, USA
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Work +1 202 298 1800
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Seattle, Washington DC

Kyle Danish

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Work +202 298 1876
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Van Ness Feldman LLP

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Environment; Climate Change

Position

Kyle Danish advises a range of clients on environmental and energy matters, with a special focus on legislation, regulation and permitting under the Clean Air Act, corporate climate strategy, and emissions trading-related transactions. His clients include energy companies, financial institutions, offset providers, manufacturers, and industry coalitions.

Education

J.D., Temple University Law School, 1997 (cum laude) M.A., Princeton University Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, 1996 (Managing Editor - Journal of Public and International Affairs) B.A., Haverford College, 1989


United States: Industry focus

Environment: regulatory

Within: Environment: regulatory

Van Ness Feldman LLP punches well above its weight, and is particularly valued for its ‘personal touch’. The team is instructed by clients in the automotive, manufacturing, energy, ports and recreational marine industries, and also advises federal lands concessionaires on issues such as air pollution control, climate change, federal and state environmental permitting, endangered species, land and water resources, and hazardous waste. The firm is retained by the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power on a wide range of environmental, energy and natural resources matters; this recently included the development and implementation of lobbying strategies and the establishment of federal requirements for limiting CO2 emissions from new and existing power plants under the CAA and state laws. Jonathan Simon, whose ‘professionalism and knowledge are second to none’, heads the land, water and natural resources practice, while Stephen Fotis leads the environment practice. Climate change specialist Kyle Danish, Britt Fleming, Andrea Hudson Campbell, and Gwendolyn Keyes Fleming are other key practitioners. All named lawyers are based in Washington DC.

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