As the effects of climate change become more prominent in the daily lives of Americans, businesses must begin to consider ways to increase the resilience of their operations, while governments must consider legal frameworks to foster development and operations that will be resilient to the impacts of unpredictable and changing climatic conditions. Identifying adaptation opportunities and planning for climate change-related impacts can be a wide-ranging and intricate process.
Van Ness Feldman’s attorneys, technical, planning and policy professionals provide a full suite of climate-related policy, regulatory, project development, permitting, transactional, and strategic services to a diverse cross-section of clients and industries.
Our team combines strong experience in crisis planning and preparedness, legal services, code and policy drafting, government relations, thought-leadership, and policy strategy. VNF’s team of professionals has in-depth knowledge and operational experience across the full range of climate-related hazards and brings exceptional capabilities in both risk assessment and risk management counsel.
As strategic advisors to senior officials of government, utilities, private companies, and not-for-profit organizations, the firm is highly-skilled at examining the most significant policy, planning, and response challenges. VNF professionals serve as thought-leaders at the intersection of mitigation and adaptation and can assist clients in meeting their business goals in a cost-effective manner.