Timothy J. Lundgren - Varnum LLP

Timothy J. Lundgren

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

Tim Lundgren is a partner on Varnum's Environmental, Energy and Natural Resources team. On energy issues, Tim represents clients before the Michigan Public Service Commission, including energy suppliers, marketers, manufacturers, agricultural processors, public entities and institutions, and trade associations representing competitive power supply and business interests. He also advises clients on developments in energy law and policy in Michigan, and assists them in the development of legislative proposals.

Tim works on natural resource development and environmental permitting matters, including permitting for mineral extraction and large energy developments. He has done extensive work on matters related to water quality and water supply and use, including discharge permitting, storm water compliance, and water withdrawal. He has assisted clients on permitting and compliance matters on wetlands, inland waterways, and on the Great Lakes, including spill response efforts.

Tim also works on air quality matters, including permitting and compliance. He has considerable experience addressing site remediation and cleanup at client-owned sites, and in negotiating with state and federal regulatory agencies and advising clients at multi-PRP sites. Tim also works in telecommunications law at the state and federal levels, where he assists municipalities and educational institutions on telecommunications matters, including cable franchising, construction and permitting of fiber optic systems, leasing of antenna towers, and a variety of FCC-related matters

Tim is a primary contributor to Varnum's blog on environmental matters.

Additional Information

Areas of Concentration

Administrative & Regulatory Law related to: Energy, Environmental, Natural Resources, and Telecommunications

Hope CollegeBA 1992University of Colorado at BoulderMA 1994The Ohio State UniversityPh.D. 1996University of Michigan Law SchoolJ.D. 2002
State Bar of MichiganState Bar of MichiganGrand Rapids Bar AssociationMichigan Manufacturers Association National Association of Telecommunications Officers and AdvisorsEnergy MichiganWest Michigan Land Conservancy The Arc of Kent County

Office Location

Bridgewater Place
333 Bridge Street, NW
P.O. Box 352
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Water Law of the Grand Rapids Metro Area
Timothy J. Lundgren has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Energy Regulatory Law
Water Law

Other Information

Gender: Male