For Immediate Release
Contact: Brent Fewell
Lindene Patton Joins Earth & Water Group
Earth & Water Group, a full-service virtual environmental solutions provider, today announced the expansion of its legal team by naming Lindene Patton as Partner of Earth & Water Law, LLC. Ms. Patton previously served as a member of Earth & Water Group’s Advisory Board.
“We are thrilled to have Lindene join our team to lead and help grow Earth & Water Law” said Brent Fewell, Chairman of Earth & Water Group. “Lindene has a long and distinguished career in the financial services and data analytics arenas and will provide invaluable depth and new opportunities to the services we offer our clients.”
Patton, a proven strategic leader with a broad range of experience with law, science, technology and finance brings to Earth & Water Law her legal and advisory expertise encompassing an array of transactional and programmatic solutions for global clients in the compliance, risk management, financial assurance, and natural resource management sectors. Ms. Patton’s distinguished career includes serving as the former Group Head of Hazard Products for Corelogic, Chief Climate Product Officer for Zurich Insurance Group, Senior Vice President and Counsel for Zurich North America Specialties, and Associate General Counsel Emcon. Ms. Patton has served in many appointed capacities including as a member of the Executive Secretariat for the U.S. National Climate Assessment, the World Economic Forum, and the U.S. EPA Environmental Financial Advisory Board, among others. She currently serves on the Advisory Board for the Bloomberg BNA Environmental Due Diligence Guide, UC Santa Barbara Bren School of Environmental Science and Management and the National Institute for Building Science Council on Finance Insurance and Real Estate.
“I am excited to be joining the Earth & Water Group at such a pivotal time when the regulated community is facing added risks from the growth of more complex regulations, increased competition for natural resources, and more extreme weather events”, said Patton. “Companies and the communities they serve are in need of and demanding greater economic resilience and I believe Earth & Water is uniquely situated to help clients solve these complex financial, legal and social challenges by leveraging our knowledge of science, technology and the law.”
Earth & Water Law provides legal and strategic counsel to advance its clients’ interests across a broad range of environmental and business interests. Our clients include the growing portfolio of corporate, institutional, e-NGO, and municipal clients of the Earth & Water Group. Earth & Water Law and E&W Strategies are headquartered in Washington, DC. (www.earthandwatergroup.com)
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