August 5, 2020

Volume X, Number 218

Beveridge & Diamond PC

2019 NLR Thought Leadership Award Beveridge & Diamond, P.C. has 100 lawyers in 7 U.S. offices dedicated to environmental, natural resource, and land use law and litigation. We help clients succeed by efficiently deploying our expertise on U.S. and international environmental regulation of chemicals, facilities, and products, in litigating and facilitating alternative dispute resolution of high-stakes environmental and commercial matters – including toxic torts and white-collar defense – and in developing energy, industrial, and real estate projects and transactions.  Our team includes former senior officials with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Department of Justice, and other federal and state resource and environmental agencies.

Comprehensive Services

Clients worldwide and from numerous industry sectors rely on us for advice in all areas of environmental, natural resource, and land use regulation and transactions.  We counsel clients on managing the full product life cycle – from raw material sourcing to production and distribution to reuse, recycling, and disposal.  We also counsel on land and facility issues and assist when matters require litigation and alternative dispute resolution.  In every case or matter, we focus on efficiently and effectively securing the outcome that best serves the interests of our client.

Contributing authors from Beveridge & Diamond PC :

Sarah N. Munger Environmental Attorney Beveridge & Diamond Austin, TX
Sarah’s versatile practice spans numerous environmental media. She assists clients in regulatory compliance, enforcement actions, and civil litigation under major federal and state...
Michael G. Murphy Energy & Land Use Attorney Beveridge & Diamond New York, NY
Michael provides concrete, pragmatic advice that helps clients solve problems and achieve their goals in matters involving energy, land use, permitting, compliance, contracts, and...


Gary J. Smith Environmental Litigation Attorney Beveridge & Diamond San Francisco, CA
Gary Smith brings over 30 years of complex litigation experience to environmental matters. Since his admission to practice in 1976, Gary has served as lead counsel or trial team member on a...
Susan E. Smith Environmental Litigation Attorney Beveridge & Diamond San Francisco, CA
Susan maintains a national litigation practice focused on toxic tort, drinking water contamination, and related insurance coverage. She defends environmental claims, counsels on...
Erika H. Spanton Environmental Litigation Attorney Beveridge & Diamond Seattle, WA
Erika H. Spanton represents clients in environmental litigation matters, including climate change lawsuits, Clean Water Act citizen suits, and actions under state water quality laws, CERCLA...
Allyn L. Stern Environmental Attorney Beveridge & Diamond Seattle, WA
Of Counsel
Allyn brings over 30 years of insider understanding of government operations. Her experience as former Region 10 Counsel at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) informs her deep policy...
Christopher D. Strunk Environmental Litigation Attorney Beveridge & Diamond San Francisco, CA
Of Counsel
Christopher D. Strunk has more than 20 years of experience litigating complex environmental and toxic tort disputes.   He focuses on the defense of large, multi-party environmental matters...
Timothy M. Sullivan Environmental & Natural Resources Litigation Attorney Beveridge & Diamond Baltimore, MD
Office Managing Principal
Tim Sullivan’s practice focuses primarily on environmental and natural resources litigation before federal and state courts and adjudicatory bodies. He represents and advises public and...
Kathryn E. Szmuszkovicz Litigation Attorney Beveridge & Diamond Washington, DC
Managing Principal
Kathryn E. Szmuszkovicz litigates and provides strategic regulatory counsel. Kathy litigates on behalf of individual companies, groups of companies and trade associations in federal and...