Limiting Exposure in Connection with Industrial Disasters in the United States
The Fish and Wildlife Service Lists the Lesser Prairie-Chicken as a Threatened Species Under the Endangered Species Act
Business Ecosystems Training Workshop
Nicholas M. Krohn
Nicholas Krohn is an associate in the law firm's Environment, Land Use and Natural Resources practice and is located in Pillsbury's Houston office. His practice focuses on crisis liability management, emergency response and environmental enforcement, litigation and permitting matters. He also advises clients on land use and commercial litigation issues.
Prior to his legal career, Mr. Krohn proudly served as a light infantry soldier in the U.S. Army’s 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault).
Defense of MOEX Offshore 2007 LLC in multi-district litigation resulting from offshore oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Client reached settlement with co-defendant and resolved Federal civil penalty claims by Consent Decree. Completed land acquisition Supplemental Environmental Projects, as required by the Consent Decree.
Coordinated a foreign conglomerate’s internal investigation and integrated response to sensitive military, legal and political issues that jeopardized a multi-billion dollar bond deal.
Represented TransCanada in connection with Endangered Species Act permits, including implementation of off-site mitigation in coordination with the Fish and Wildlife Service.
Defense of Canadian mining company in CERCLA suit alleging liability related to historical discharges.
American Bar Association, State Bar of Texas, Houston Bar Association
Eastern, Northern and Southern Districts of Texas
Kiwanis Club of Houston (Board of Directors)
World Affairs Council
“How to Survive & Thrive After a Crisis Event;” Presentation to National Retail Federation General Counsel’s Forum Summer Meeting; Washington, D.C.; June 19, 2013.
“Mitigating Environmental Impacts in the Gulf of Mexico: Artificial Oyster Reefs, Service Flows and the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill;” Presentation to U.S. Business Council for Sustainable Development Business Ecosystems Training Workshop; Houston, TX; June 11, 2013.