Tamsen Plume - Holland & Knight, LLP

Tamsen Plume

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011
Phone: 415-743-6941

Tamsen Plume is a partner in Holland & Knight’s Public Policy & Regulation Group. Her practice concentrates on land use and environmental law. She represents project proponents in land use and environmental permitting, compliance, and due diligence matters for complex land use, development and redevelopment projects.

Ms. Plume’s practice includes: 

  • Local land use entitlements, including development agreements, general plan amendments, zoning amendments, variances, design review and permitting Redevelopment, including owner participation agreements and disposition and development agreements
  • Environmental review, including the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)
  • Resource agency permitting and compliance, including Clean Water Act (CWA) compliance, CWA Section 404 wetlands fill permits, CWA Section 401 water quality certification, federal and state Endangered Species Act (ESA) compliance, California Fish and Game Code Section 1603 Streambed Alteration Agreements, and San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC) Bay Plan amendments and development permits
  • Land use and environmental due diligence for real estate transactions

University of VirginiaBA 1993Hastings College of the Law, UCSFJ.D. 1998
California State Bar Association Bar Association of San FranciscoThurston Society, Hastings College of the LawUrban Land Institute International Council of Shopping Centers Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW)Commercial Real Estate Development Association (NAIOP) San Francisco Planning and Urban Research (SPUR)

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • All State Courts in California
  • All U.S. District Courts in California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit

Office Location

50 California Street, Suite 2800
San Francisco, CA 94111
United States

Practice Areas

Environmental Law
Land Use and Zoning Law (Environmental, Land Use, Master Planned Communities)

Other Information

Gender: Female