Greenberg Traurig LLP
Hayley Easton graduated from the Georgetown University Law Center with a Juris Doctor in 2012. She was then an associate for Marzulla Law, an environmental litigation boutique in Washington, D.C. before becoming a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Pamela A. Ruest in the Centre County Court of Common Pleas in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania. In Januay 2015, Ms. Easton joined the global law firm Greenberg Traurig in the Environmental practice in the firm’s Denver office. While practicing at GT, she counsels clients in the natural gas, petroleum, mining, development, underground storage tank, and biofuel industries in connection with civil, administrative, and criminal enforcement by USEPA and state agencies, citizen suits, as well as related compliance matters, under the Clean Water Act (CWA), Clean Air Act (CAA), Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA), and numerous other federal, state and tribal laws.
Additionally, she represents clients in litigation in state and federal courts and before the Colorado Air Quality Control Commission, the Colorado Water Quality Commission, the Colorado Public Utilities Commission, and the Pennsylvania Environmental Hearing Board. Hayley represents clients in environmental enforcement actions brought by federal, state and tribal agencies and helps clients navigate regulatory requirements, manage environmental risk, and obtain permits and approvals necessary to move forward with development projects, real estate transactions and day-to-day business operations.
Hayley is a member of the American Bar Association, Environment, Energy and Resources Sections, and the Colorado and Denver Bar Associations. She was a team member of U.S. News - Best Lawyers®, Best Law Firms Edition, "Law Firm of the Year," in Environmental Law, 2016. She is admitted to practice in Colorado, Pennsylvania and before the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.