Robert D. Anderson | Natural Resources Attorney | Fennemore Craig
  • Education

    • J.D., cum laude, University of Minnesota Law School
    • B.A., summa cum laude, Concordia College

     

    • Member, Minnesota Law Review, 1984-1987
  • Areas of Practice

  • Representative Cases

  • Awards and Honors

    • Best Lawyers in America®, Animal Law, 2017-2019
    • Best Lawyers in America®, Environmental Law, Natural Resources Law, Water Law, 2007-2019
    • Best Lawyers®, Lawyer of the Year, Environmental Law, 2015, 2018
    • Chambers USA, Leading Lawyers for Business, 2007-2018
    • Arizona's Top Lawyers, AZ Business Magazine, 2013-2014
    • Southwest Super Lawyers®, Environmental, Energy & Natural Resources, 2007-2009, 2011-2014
    • Best Lawyers®, Lawyer of the Year, Natural Resources Law, 2013
    • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated (the highest rating available), by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Articles And Presentations

       

      Other Articles and Presentations

       

      • Speaker, "What's New in Water," Fennemore Craig Environmental and Natural Resources Seminar Series, 2018
      • Speaker, "Arizona Water Rights, Sales, and Transfers," Lorman Webinar, April 2016
      • Speaker, "Back to the Future: The New Rule on Clean Water Act Jurisdiction," Arizona Hydrological Society, 2015
      • Speaker, "Federal Land Use Laws: The Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act and National Historic Preservation Act," Arizona State University W.P. Carey School of Business Masters of Real Estate Development Program, 2012, 2014, 2015
      • Speaker, "The New Rule on Clean Water Act Jurisdiction: What Does it Mean?" Fennemore Craig Environmental and Natural Resources Seminar Series, 2015
      • Speaker, "A Step Back in Time: The Proposed Rule on Clean Water Act Jurisdiction," Fennemore Craig Environmental and Natural Resources Seminar Series, 2014
      • Panelist, "Proposed Rule on Clean Water Act Jurisdiction," Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce Agriculture, Water and Environment Committee, 2014
      • Author, "Federal Environmental Laws Affecting Real Estate: A Review of Clean Water Act Section 404, the Endangered Species Act, the National Environmental Policy Act, and Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act," Arizona State Bar Journal, 2014
      • Speaker, "Wetlands, Endangered Species and Cultural Resources in Due Diligence," Saving the Deal: Avoiding and Minimizing Environmental Liability in Corporate and Real Estate Transactions Conference, State Bar of Arizona Environmental & Natural Resources Law Section and Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, 2014
      • Speaker, "Endangered Species and Clean Water Act Initiatives That Will Complicate Your Life and What You Can Do About It," Fennemore Craig Environmental & Natural Resources Seminar Series, 2014
      • Speaker, "How Full Is Our Water Glass? A Private Sector View of Arizona's Water Future," Tucson Association of Realtors, 2014
      • Speaker, "Even Laws Have a Mid-Life Crisis: The Clean Water Act Turns 40," Arizona Floodplain Manager's Society, 2014
    • PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

      • Member, Environmental and Natural Resources Section, State Bar of Arizona
      • Member, Section of Environment, Energy and Resources, American Bar Association
    • ADMISSIONS

      • Arizona
      • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona
    More