Marc Campopiano is a partner in the Environment, Land & Resources Department. He has extensive experience obtaining and defending approvals for major energy, infrastructure and land use projects. Mr. Campopiano has worked on complex and controversial renewable and traditional power projects, transmission lines, and large residential and commercial development projects. He regularly assists clients on significant environmental regulatory and enforcement matters.
Mr. Campopiano parlays his strong environmental background with legal experience to deliver specialized representation on matters where technical and legal issues can be closely intertwined. He has a Masters of Environmental Science and Management and previously worked as an environmental consultant evaluating power plants, transmission lines and other major projects under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).
Mr. Campopiano has particular experience in matters related to energy, climate change, land use, air quality, health risk assessments and biological impacts. He frequently advises clients on requirements under the Endangered Species Act, Migratory Bird Treaty Act, National Historic Preservation Act, Clean Air Act and Clean Water Act.
Mr. Campopiano currently serves as a member of the firm's Pro Bono Committee.