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Scott Deatherage

Scott Deatherage

Gardere Wynne Sewell
Dallas Texas
Timezone: America/Chicago

Scott Deatherage, J.D., a partner at Gardere Wynne Sewell, advises clients on a variety of environmental, renewable energy, climate change, and greenhouse gas regulation. Scott's practice focuses on permitting, compliance, administrative law, and judicial litigation on a variety of environmental issues including air emissions, wastewater discharges, hazardous waste, hazardous substances, and toxic substances.  He has assisted clients in siting and permitting wind, solar, and combined cycle natural gas power plants.  In addition, he has advised these clients on local property tax abatements and economic development grants.

Scott authored Carbon Trading Law and Practice, a comprehensive practical guide to the U.S. and international practice of carbon emissions trading. The book includes a thorough examination of climate change and greenhouse gas regulation, emissions trading, international and EU law, other reduction programs, carbon credit financing, and the U.S. regulatory regime for greenhouse gas emissions and emissions trading.

Scott earned his B.A. with highest honors from the University of Oklahoma and his Juris Doctorate, cum laude, from Harvard Law School.



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