Elizabeth A. Mitchell - Holland & Hart LLP

Elizabeth A. Mitchell

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009

For over 20 years, Ms. Mitchell has helped major national and international companies to reduce environmental risks and enhance their environmental compliance. Her clients include manufacturing, pharmaceutical, agricultural, conventional and renewable energy, and mining companies. Ms. Mitchell regularly advises these and other entities on environmental and regulatory issues associated with mergers and acquisitions, project finance, environmental compliance, permitting, securities filings, and enforcement matters. Furthermore, she has extensive experience handling a variety of infrastructure, energy, and environmental projects.

Ms. Mitchell works with domestic and foreign clients on the environmental aspects of energy and industrial projects in the U.S., from site selection and permitting, to financing, to environmental compliance requirements. She regularly advises developers and lenders regarding environmental aspects of financing commercial and industrial projects. Her work includes the assessment of environmental systems through environmental audits and investigations, as well as the development of environmental management systems. 

Ms. Mitchell has practiced in multiple substantive areas of environmental law, including water quality, solid waste, and hazardous waste. She has represented clients in Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act and Clean Water Act administrative and judicial matters. Ms. Mitchell is licensed to practice law in Colorado and Illinois.

Smith CollegeAB Loyola University of Chicago School of Law J.D.
American, and Denver Bar Association

Office Location

555 Seventeenth Street, Suite 3200
Denver, CO 80202-3979
United States

Practice Areas

Environmental Law (Administrative/Regulatory, Clean Water Act, Environmental Permitting, Solid Waste, Superfunds/Environmental Remediation, Waste, Wetlands)