Harnessing our legal and technical expertise, we deploy our experience in environmental law, project development, real estate and land use law, corporate transactions, advocacy before state and federal agencies, and, where necessary, litigation, to achieve positive and lasting results for our clients.
Marten’s attorneys have helped develop over 2,500 megawatts of electric power generation facilities and transmission projects over the past three decades. In particular, Marten has substantial experience in the growing field of renewable energy, including in the development of over 1,500 MW of wind capacity and the permitting or acquisition of significant solar facilities in Oregon and Washington. We also advise electric utilities and independent power producers on air, water, and waste permitting. Marten’s work on energy development spans the range of environmental law, including:
- Clean Air Act
- Clean Water Act
- Endangered Species Act
- National Environmental Policy Act
- Local land use and zoning laws.