Direct, earnest, astute.

Andrew C. Bell advises clients on the permitting of large-scale energy and real estate development projects on private lands in California and on federal public lands across the western United States. He represents some of America’s largest private and publicly traded corporations before local, state and federal regulatory agencies on a daily basis, from Washington D.C. down to city councils.

Zak KearnsZak Kearns advises renewable energy companies, real estate developers, and other businesses on land use and environmental permitting matters. Informed by his broad litigation experience, he focuses on helping project proponents stay out of the courtroom and on schedule.


Reed McCalibReed McCalib advises clients on land use and natural resources regulatory compliance under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), the Clean Water Act (CWA), the Clean Air Act (CAA), the Endangered Species Act (ESA), and other federal, state, and local land use regulations. Reed has represented renewable energy companies and other organizations in proceedings before the California Energy Commission and in permitting negotiations with California regulatory agencies.