Howard Kenison, JD'72

Outstanding Alumni Award - 2011

Howard chairs Lindquist & Vennum's Environment, Natural Resources, and Climate Change practice group. His environmental practice focuses on regulatory and litigation cases before state and federal courts and administrative agencies. He is the former Colorado Deputy Attorney General in charge of Colorado's Superfund Litigation Section, and he maintains key contacts with environmental agencies. He practices in the following areas:

  • Air quality litigation and permitting
  • NEPA litigation for utility and transportation projects
  • Wetlands permitting and enforcement actions
  • Hazardous and radioactive waste facility permitting and litigation
  • Water quality permitting and enforcement actions
  • Superfund and natural resource damage litigation
  • Environmental due diligence in business transactions
  • Environmental audits for corporate risk prevention
  • Environmental insurance litigation