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Paul Seby to Present on Presidential Executive Orders for Lawline

DENVER – July 13, 2017 – Paul M. Seby, an environmental shareholder in the Denver office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will present on the CLE webinar, “Presidential Executive Orders Impacting Energy and Environmental Regulations,” July 14, for Lawline.

The course will examine the function of an Executive Order, identifying recent primary Executive Orders involving energy and environmental policies and several federal agency actions taken in response. The course will assess the impact of these actions on energy and environmental regulations, discuss the potential timeframe for full implementation of such Executive Orders, and recognize the level of scrutiny to which Executive Orders will be subject in court. Registration for the course can be found on the Lawline website.

Lawline is a platform for online continuing education. According to its website, Lawline’s instructors represent many of the AmLaw 100 as well as includes faculty from nonprofits, corporations, and government agencies.

Seby is a leading practitioner in the Rocky Mountain region, with nearly 25 years' experience analyzing a myriad of environmental issues. He counsels public and private clients in the energy, mining, manufacturing, and service industries on how to navigate and successfully operate within the complex framework of state and federal environmental regulations and policies. Seby has vast experience prosecuting cases to enforce and overturn administrative agency regulations and decisions, and has defended clients in federal and state enforcement proceedings, in appearances before the U.S. Supreme Court, several U.S. Courts of Appeal, and the Colorado Supreme Court, among others. Bearing in mind that a successful outcome is often a combination of traditional and non-traditional legal strategy, Seby leverages his experience to negotiate with government agencies and adversary groups.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Environmental Practice

Greenberg Traurig’s Environmental Practice assists clients with issues under the environmental and natural resource laws that affect their businesses. The firm’s environmental attorneys assist with securing permits and approvals; negotiate and close transactions; defend clients in enforcement actions; handle a broad range of environmental and toxic tort litigation; ensure the understanding and satisfaction of regulatory requirements; prepare for and respond to emergencies; craft approaches for legacy cleanup issues; and develop solutions for product regulation, market access, and environmental policy challenges. The practice was named “Law Firm of the Year” for Environmental Law in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers 2016 edition of “Best Law Firms.”

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GTLaw) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East and is celebrating its 50th anniversary. One firm worldwide, GTLaw has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2017, and among the Top 20 on the 2016 Am Law Global 100. Web: Twitter: @GT_Law.