Christian C. Semonsen
Christian practices in the area of environmental law, primarily in the context of corporate mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures. He has represented numerous clients, including private corporations, private equity firms, local governments, and trade associations on a full range of environmental regulatory compliance and remediation matters, enforcement actions, administrative proceedings and civil litigation.
Recognized in The Legal 500 United States — Environment: Transactional, 2018
Kirkland's environmental group was named "Environmental Law Group of the Year" in 2010 and 2011 by Law360.
Memberships & Affiliations
Member, American Bar Association Section on Environment, Energy and Resources
Member, DC Bar Environment, Energy and Natural Resources SectionMember, California Bar Environmental Law Section
Admissions & Qualifications
- 2001District of Columbia
- United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit2003
- United States District Court for the District of Columbia2003
- The George Washington University Law SchoolJ.D.
with Honors1999Managing Editor, The Environmental Lawyer
- University of California, DavisB.A.1988