Simon, Jonathon

Author Description

Jonathan Simon, Van Ness Feldman – Washington DC, provides strategic counsel and legal representation to project developers, state governmental entities, Alaska Native corporations, concessioners, and others on a broad range of matters involving natural resources, public lands, environmental, and energy law. With a particular focus on the management and use of federal lands and the permitting of energy infrastructure projects, Jon has significant experience representing clients before the courts, Congress, and federal agencies in matters involving the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), Endangered Species Act, Clean Water Act, Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA), Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act, Coastal Zone Management Act, Wilderness Act, and other environmental and natural resource-related statutes.

Authored Reports

National Environmental Policy Act Update: CEQ Issues Final Rule to Modernize NEPA Regulations