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Theodore Garrett

Covington & Burling LLP - Washington, DC

Theodore Garrett - Covington & Burling LLP
  • One CityCenter, 850 Tenth Street
  • Washington, DC, District of Columbia, USA
  • 20001-4956

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Extensive experience in environmental compliance, permits, transactions, regulatory policy and enforcement issues, including air, water, climate, and site remediation matters.


Law clerk to Chief Justice Warren Burger, US Supreme Court. Special assistant to Assistant Attorney General William Rehnquist, USDOJ.


Editor, principal author, 'Environmental Guide for Corporate Counsel'; editor, 'RCRA Compliance Manual'; co-author, 'Clean Air Deskbook', 'Environmental Litigation', 'The Clean Water Act Handbook'; 'Environmental Liability and Insurance Recovery'; numerous articles concerning environmental law.


Past Chair, ABA Section of Environment, Energy and Resources. Board of Regents, American College of Environmental Lawyers. Columbia Law School, JD; Yale University, BA.