Lewis Roca Lawyer Selected as Vice Chair of Colorado Bar Association Environmental Executive Council
DENVER (July 11, 2022) – Lewis Roca announced the Colorado Bar Association’s (CBA) Environmental Law Section has selected Dietrich C. Hoefner, a partner in the firm’s Litigation Practice Group to serve as Vice Chair of the 2022-2023 Environmental Law Section Executive Council. The CBA Environmental Law Section deals with legal and technical aspects of federal, state, and local environmental regulatory programs and related litigation. As Vice Chair, Hoefner and the Executive Council will monitor the statues, regulations, and court opinions affecting environmental law and policy.
Hoefner’s practice focuses on complex regulatory matters for a wide range of clients across numerous industries including energy, utilities, natural resources, and alcoholic beverages. He is also a member of the firm’s renewable energy decommissioning industry team, focusing on strategies to address and anticipate changing regulations affecting end-of-life issues for renewable energy facilities.
Prior to joining the firm, Hoefner was a lawyer at the Colorado Office of the Attorney General, where he worked on energy utility and consumer protection matters. He was also a research fellow at the Silicon Flatirons Center for Law, Technology, and Entrepreneurship, where he focused on energy regulation. Hoefner has been recognized in the “Ones to Watch” category in the area of energy and natural resources law by The Best Lawyers in America for the past two years. Hoefner received his J.D. from the University of Colorado Law School and his A.B. from Lafayette College.
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