Beverlee E. Silva

Beverlee Silva is a Partner in the Environmental and Land Use Group in the Atlanta office. She is Co-Chair of the firm’s Shale Gas Extraction/Hydraulic Fracturing Team and a member of the firm’s Toxic Tort Team and, the Hiring Committee. She has been recognized as a “Super Lawyer” and as a “Legal Elite” by Georgia Trend Magazine.

Ms. Silva’s practice involves a full range of environmental issues. She has 25 years of nationwide experience in environmental and toxic tort litigation. She also handles environmental regulatory matters, assisting clients with compliance counseling, audits, site remediation and Brownfield redevelopment, as well as in procuring and defending environmental permits. Additionally, Ms. Silva routinely conducts environmental due diligence and evaluates environmental liabilities in the context of real estate transactions, asset and stock acquisitions, high-yield debt offerings and commercial credit facilities.

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Areas of Practice 1) Litigation, 2) Environmental Litigation, 3) Toxic Torts, 4) Environmental Compliance, 5) Permitting & Transactions, 6) Environment, 7) Land Use & Natural Resources, 8) Environmental Enforcement Defense and 9) Shale Gas Extraction / Hydraulic Fracturing
Law School Northwestern University School of Law, J.D., 1988
Education University of Chicago, M.A., B.A., 1983
Bar Member / Association California State Bar Association, Georgia State Bar Association, Washington State Bar Association
Most recent firm Alston & Bird LLP
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