Wiley Rein has expanded its environment and safety practice in Washington with the addition of partner Steven Richardson.
Before joining Wiley Rein, Richardson was a partner at Van Ness Feldman. His practice focuses on regulation, public policy and litigation in matters related to water, wetlands, hydroelectric, energy and environmental law.
From 1993 to 2000, Richardson also served as an advisor to U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary Bruce Babbitt.
Sullivan & Worcester has added a lateral partner to its environment, energy and natural resources practice.
Elias Hinckley, previously a partner and clean energy practice chair at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, focuses his energy practice on tax, specifically policy and financing. Hinckley brings experience in a number of energy sectors, including wind, geothermal, hydroelectric and coal, among others.