Beveridge & Diamond

Maddie Kadas, Russ LaMotte and Russell Fraker Author Two Chapters in Seminal ABA International Treatise

Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., September 10, 2014

Attorneys in Beveridge & Diamond's International Practice, Maddie KadasRuss LaMotte, and Russell Fraker played a leading role in the development of International Environmental Law: The Practitioner's Guide to the Laws of the Planet, recently published by the American Bar Association.  Maddie, leader of the Firm's Latin American Region Practice, and Russell Fraker authored the Latin American chapter, Central and South America Overview: Emerging Trends in Latin America.  Russ LaMotte, a leader of the Firm's International Environmental Practice, authored Mechanisms for Global Agreements.

Speaking of their work on the treatise, Paul Hagen, a leader of the Firm’s International Environmental Practice, said, "As companies and clients pursue international trade and investment opportunities around the globe, they must increasingly understand how environmental laws can impact their plans. Maddie, Russ and Russell offer substantial experience and value to our clients in this area. I applaud them on their contributions to this comprehensive and practical resource addressing rapidly emerging international environmental laws."

More details about the book, including information on how to purchase it, are available on the ABA Section of Energy and Environmental Resources website.

Beveridge & Diamond's International Environmental Practice advises clients on a wide range of matters arising under multilateral environmental agreements, the environmental aspects of multilateral trade and investment agreements and significant environmental regulatory and policy developments in dynamic economies around the globe.