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Areas of Practice

Areas of Practice

Nevada Attorneys Offering Outstanding Environmental and Natural Resources Legal Services

Who We Are

The Tanner Law & Strategy Group, LTD. is a law and government relations office that offers exemplary service to businesses, government agencies, and individuals regarding natural resources & environmental law, energy, agriculture, water law, land use, and real estate matters. Carolyn “Lina” Tanner is the managing member of the firm. Before opening the firm, Lina spent much of her career in public service, representing Nevada agencies such as the Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Division of Environmental Protection, Division of Water Resources, and as General Counsel to the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada. In addition, Lina served as Senior Research Analyst for the Nevada Legislative Counsel Bureau. Lina opened the Tanner Law & Strategy Group in 2016 to help guide clients through regulatory compliance and other legal hurdles, as well as public policy projects and outreach.

What We Do

The Tanner Law & Strategy Group offers a full range of services to assist clients in navigating regulatory compliance issues, litigation, and government relations, including projects concerning:

  • Agricultural Land & Water Matters
    • NEPA compliance
    • ESA compliance
    • Easement, ditch & pipeline issues
    • Conservation easements
    • Land transfers and acquisitions
  • Energy and Utility Matters
    • Nevada Utility Environmental Protection Act (UEPA) applications and compliance
    • Renewable energy projects, including solar, wind, hydropower, & geothermal
    • Water utilities & wastewater systems
  • Land Use and Development Matters
    • Zoning issues
    • Sustainable development projects
  • Environmental and Natural Resources Permitting & Compliance Matters
    • Conservation and restoration projects
    • Mitigation banking
    • RCRA & State Waste Management
    • CERCLA & State Corrective Actions
    • Underground Storage Tanks & State Petroleum Fund
    • Clean Water Act & State Water Pollution Control
    • Water Quality Planning
    • Safe Drinking Water
    • Mining regulation and reclamation matters
  • Nevada Water Law Matters
    • Applications, permitting, proofs, certifications
    • Transfers
    • Title review and guidance
    • Purchase contracts and leases
    • Groundwater regulatory compliance
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Legislative Lobbying Support & Bill Drafting
  • Government Relations Services before Local, State, & Federal Entities
  • Select Civil and Criminal Appeals