Karen McGaffey has more than twenty-five years of experience practicing environmental law. She assists with project development, permitting, and regulatory compliance under federal and state environmental laws. She represents clients in cost recovery litigation, enforcement actions and citizen suits. She also assists with due diligence investigations and environmental aspects of corporate transactions. Karen's practice focuses particular emphasis on energy project development. She has permitted numerous conventional and renewable electric generation facilities, transmission lines, pipelines, and export terminals. She also advises clients on greenhouse gas mitigation requirements, renewable portfolio standards and other energy policy matters.