Using FAST-41 to Streamline Federal Permitting Process
Our energy attorneys achieved a milestone for the Bay State Wind Project, making it the first offshore wind project designated as a covered project under Title 41 of the Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act. Participation will provide greater efficiencies and time savings in the federal permitting process, and help the Project meet its targeted in-service date.
Providing Justice for Wrongfully Convicted Inmates
A litigator from Holland & Knight's Public and Charitable Service Department, which coordinates pro bono initiatives, successfully represented a 76-year-old Florida man who served 42 years for a crime he didn't commit. It was the first case reviewed by the State Attorney's Conviction Integrity Unit (CIU), which reviews claims of wrongful conviction.
Creating Tax-Exempt Solutions for Hurricane-Ravaged City
Holland & Knight's private wealth and corporate services attorneys provided pro bono counsel to a Bay County, Fla., municipal government after the city was devastated by Hurricane Michael on Oct. 10, 2018. Our team assisted with respect to the city's formation of a nonprofit corporation as well as the nonprofit's application for recognition of tax-exempt status.
Advocating for Drug Regulation Reform
Facing unintended consequences from FDA policies on unapproved drugs that could have removed common medical gases from the market, the Compressed Gas Association turned to Holland & Knight's Public Policy & Regulation Group to achieve a legislative solution. The historic reforms that resulted helped to avoid a potentially catastrophic result for the industry.
U.S. Supreme Court Stays OSHA Vaccine Mandate, But Allows Enforcement of CMS Vaccine Mandate
Recognition and Culture
attorneys named in Chambers USA America's Leading Lawyers 2021 guide
in value donated through pro bono hours
on corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality
approach, designed to comprehensively address our clients' legal challenges
of our lawyers named
BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA 2022
Ranked in the Top 10 for most diverse equity partners