Beveridge & Diamond
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Kaitlyn D. Shannon


456 Montgomery Street
Suite 1800
San Francisco, CA 94104-1251
San Francisco

  • Elon University (B.A., Political Science, summa cum laude, 2008)
  • Boston College Law School (J.D., cum laude, 2011)
Bar Admissions & Memberships
Bar Admissions & Memberships
  • California
  • Michigan

Kaitlyn Shannon focuses her practice on environmental enforcement and litigation, including mass torts. Kaitlyn has experience with the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, and the National Environmental Policy Act.  Her experience includes:1

  • Defending a mining and mineral processing company in environmental litigation related to the construction of a nickel mine in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
  • Representing Canada in U.S. litigation related to the construction of a new international bridge.
  • Representing a hospital equipment manufacturer in litigation with its software supplier.
  • Representing alternative energy company during NEPA litigation.
  • Assisting in the representation of two global financial services firms, as creditors of Detroit, prior to and during Detroit's bankruptcy proceedings.

Prior to joining Beveridge & Diamond, Kaitlyn was an associate with a mid-size national law firm.

While at Boston College Law School, Kaitlyn served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Robert J. Jonker at the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan.  Kaitlyn also served as a student attorney in the Administrative Law Division of the Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General, and interned at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy.

1 Experience listed here includes work done at other law firms.