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May 20, 2021 Announcement
Chambers USA 2021 Recognizes Farella Braun + Martel Attorneys, Practices
Farella Braun + Martel announces that Chambers USA has recognized 13 lawyers and 6 practice areas in the legal directory’s 2021 edition. Individual Rankings: Tyler Gerking – Insurance: Policyholders Jeffrey Hamilton – Cannabis Law: Western United States Robert Hines...
November 6, 2019 Announcement
Chris Locke Joins Marin County Bar Association Board of Directors
Farella Braun + Martel partner Chris Locke was elected to the Marin County Bar Association’s Board of Directors for a three-year term beginning January 1, 2020. With over 700 members, the MCBA supports bar association members, serves as a...
April 25, 2019 Accolades
Farella Braun + Martel Recognized by Chambers USA 2019
SAN FRANCISCO, April 25, 2019:Farella Braun + Martel announces that Chambers USA has recognized 11 lawyers and five practice areas in the legal directory’s 2019 edition. Practice Area Recognition:  Of note, this year the Insurance Recovery practice moved up to...
August 30, 2018 Accolades
Farella Braun + Martel Lawyers Recognized in Who’s Who Legal 2018
Nine Farella Braun + Martel lawyers have been recommended by Who’s Who Legal 2018 as leading practitioners in their fields.   James Bruen – Environment; Thought Leaders Global Elite James Colopy – Environment Alan Harris – Construction, Thought Leaders &ndash...
May 22, 2017 Accolades
Farella Braun + Martel Lawyers Recognized in Who’s Who Legal 2017
Nine Farella Braun + Martel lawyers have been recommended by Who’s Who Legal 2017 as leading practitioners in their fields. Three attorneys earned recognition among Thought Leaders.   Deborah Ballati – Construction, Thought Leaders - Construction James Bruen...
April 21, 2016 Media Coverage
High Court Unlikely To Wade Into 6th Circ. Water Row
Law360 April 21, 2016 "High Court Unlikely To Wade Into 6th Circ. Water Row" Environmental Law Partner Chris Locke gave his perspective on possible U.S. Supreme Court review of the jurisdiction issue in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Water...
March 4, 2016 Media Coverage
No Backers for U.S. Position in Supreme Court Water Case
Bloomberg BNA Daily Environment Report March 4, 2016   “No Backers for U.S. Position in Supreme Court Water Case”   Environmental Law Partner Chris Locke comments on the fact that there were no amicus briefs filed to back the...
January 7, 2016 Media Coverage
Venue Issue, Not Merit of Water Rule, May Get First Review
Bloomberg BNA Daily Environment Report January 7, 2016 "Venue Issue, Not Merit of Water Rule, May Get First Review" Environmental partner Chris Locke participated in a discussion on the Clean Water Rule.  He agreed that the Supreme Court first...
November 12, 2015 Media Coverage
Jurisdiction Over Water Rules Divides Attorneys
Bloomberg BNA Daily Environment Report November 12, 2015 "Jurisdiction Over Water Rules Divides Attorneys" Environmental senior partner Chris Locke comments on a rule intended to clarify which waters and wetlands are subject to Clean Water Act requirements. In the...