Faegre & Benson is recognized as having a leading environmental law practice in Colorado in the 2010 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business.
The team received a band 1 ranking.
Chambers refers to the Colorado practice as a "well-established team," and reports that the firm has "developed a noteworthy climate and cleantech practice. Clients include waste collection, transfer, recycling and disposal services company Republic Services, energy company DCP Midstream and utility supplier Xcel Energy."
Client feedback to Chambers on specific lawyers includes:
- Linda Rockwood. Considered "one of the best environmental practitioners around."
- James Spaanstra. "A fixture of the local legal community and a highly respected lawyer." His work includes representing the integrating contractor for the Department of Defense site in Hanford, Washington, in connection with site remediation.
- Lynn Kornfield. Considered as having a well-established practice that encompasses matters related to the CWA, CAA and RCRA.
For more information, view the firm's profile on the Chambers USA website.