DENVER, CO—Holland & Hart LLP is pleased to announce the expansion of its Environmental practice with the addition of partners Jim Spaanstra, Doug Benevento, Lynn Kornfeld, and Ann Prouty, in the Denver office. The four partners join the firm from the Denver office of Faegre Drinker Biddle and Reath LLP, where they practiced together for many years. The new partners deepen the firm’s capabilities serving clients on complex environmental permitting, regulatory compliance, and enforcement matters, as well as management of environment risks and mitigation of liability in transactions.
Jim counsels energy and natural resource clients on permitting, compliance, and environmental enforcement matters.
Doug Benevento is a regulatory attorney who counsels clients on state and federal issues including permitting, enforcement, compliance assistance, and working with state and federal agencies on the development of regulations and policies.
Lynn Kornfeld helps clients navigate business-critical environmental compliance and transactional liability issues.
Ann Prouty advises clients on routine and complex environmental permitting, compliance, and enforcement issues.