Chair, Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Practice, WilmerHale
Andrew (Andy) Spielman is a widely regarded leading preeminent public lands, environmental and natural resources lawyer whose practice involves administrative and regulatory proceedings and government relations, and centers around assisting energy clients with policy and regulatory issues involved in developing new facilities, as well as representing ski areas, mining, oil and gas companies, and tribal governments in the public land use and environmental permitting process. Spielman serves as chair of WilmerHale’s Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Practice, and is a partner-in-charge of the Denver office.
Spielman combines federal, state and local government experience with natural resources, land use and Western public lands law to assist energy developers, mining companies, ranchers, ski areas, water suppliers and others with obtaining regulatory approvals and permits from governments across the United States.
Spielman is admitted to practice in Colorado, District of Columbia and Hawai’i. He is also admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth and Tenth Circuits. He’s also admitted before the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado and the US District Court for the District of Columbia.
Spielman is a frequent lecturer on public lands law and policy and speaks on the subjects of natural resource, environmental and land use law, and wind energy and resort development across the country.