Nathaniel Glynn is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Glynn advises clients on complex environmental regulatory issues and the project siting and approvals process, including federal, state, and local permitting. In addition, Mr. Glynn represents clients in matters involving regulation of pesticides, chemical substances, and consumer product safety, both in litigation and in proceedings before administrative agencies. Mr. Glynn also advises clients on the environmental, health, and safety aspects of complex corporate and finance transactions across the energy, manufacturing, and real estate sectors. He has experience in matters involving the:

  • National Environmental Policy Act
  • California Environmental Quality Act
  • Endangered Species Act
  • Clean Water Act
  • Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability ActResource Conservation and Recovery Act
  • Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act
  • Toxic Substances Control Act

While attending law school at Georgetown University, Mr. Glynn served as executive editor of the Georgetown Journal of International Law and as Secretary of the Georgetown Environmental Law Society. During law school, Mr. Glynn was a Legal Extern for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Legal Extern for the US Environmental Protection Agency, and served as a Summer Honors Law Clerk for the Office of General Counsel, US Environmental Protection Agency.

Mr. Glynn represents clients in a variety of environmental and renewable and conventional energy-related matters, including:

  • Permitting and environmental review for large infrastructure projects, including representation before the U.S. Department of the Interior and other federal, state, and local agencies
  • Leasing and approvals for resource development on federal lands
  • Protected species review of regulatory and permitting actions
  • Defending approvals for energy and infrastructure projects issued by federal and state agencies
  • Advising financial institutions and corporate clients on environmental and regulatory matters
  • Remediation and litigation related to contaminated sites
  • Advising chemical and commercial products manufacturers on compliance with federal chemical regulatory regimes

Bar Qualification

  • California
  • District of Columbia


  • JD, Georgetown University Law Center, 2018
  • BA in Political Science & French, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 2015

Languages Spoken

  • English