LAUREN FERRIGNI

Lauren Ferrigni

Lauren focuses her practice in environmental law, with an emphasis on natural resources and energy regulatory matters. A great deal of her work encompasses identifying practicable solutions to recognized challenges facing progressive development within Arizona's environmental and energy industries.

Prior to joining us, Lauren served as a policy advisor at the Arizona Corporation Commission, where she advised Commission decision-making on a variety of complex regulatory matters, including: public utilities regulation, state and federal environmental compliance, securities, business incorporation, transmission and line siting projects, and railroad and pipeline safety. She appreciates the opportunity to engage in comprehensive problem solving dialogue with stakeholders on formulating robust policies and legal concepts to secure a more diversified, reliable, and sustainable energy portfolio for the state.

Outside of work, Lauren enjoys discovering new restaurants, traveling, ocean kayaking, deep sea fishing, and spending time with her dog Amber.

Education

  • J.D., Arizona State University, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law
  • B.S., cum laude, Geosciences, University of Arizona
  • CALI Award for highest grade in Contract Drafting and Negotiation and Environmental Law

Areas of Practice

We have helped develop and define laws shaping our region for more than a century.

We have over 130 years of experience representing clients in minerals development.

We have a long history in natural resources, energy and environmental law.

OTHER EXPERIENCE

  • Renewable Energy and Clean Tech
  • Water Law

Awards and Honors

  • Recipient, Outstanding Mentor of the Year Award, Arizona State University Program on Law & Sustainability Mentorship Initiative, 2018-2019

Articles And Presentations

PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

  • Member, Executive Council, State Bar of Arizona Environmental and Natural Resources Law Section
  • Chair, Maricopa County Bar Association Environmental and Natural Resources Section
  • Board of Directors, Phoenix Public Library Foundation

ADMISSIONS

  • Arizona