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Rebecca W. Pritchett

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Rebecca Wright Pritchett has received an AV® Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

LEGAL EXPERIENCE

Pritchett Environmental & Property Law, LLC , August 2006 to present.

  • Practice focuses on brownfield transactions, environmental permit negotiations, administrative appeals, administrative enforcement actions, water and wastewater, environmental litigation, oil and gas law, RCRA and CERCLA cleanups, legislative drafting, and various other aspects of environmental and natural resources law.

Sirote & Permutt, P.C. , May 1994 to August 2006 (Sasser & Littleton, P.C. from May 1994 to merger with Sirote & Permutt, P.C. in October 1997), chair of firm's Environmental Practice; member of firm's Business & Financial Transactions Practice Group.

Solo practitioner attorney, Walnut Creek, California, May 1993 to May 1994.

EDUCATION

Certificate of Completion,
Environmental and Natural Resources Law, May 1993. University of Oregon School of Law, Eugene, Oregon.

J.D., May 1993. University of Oregon School of Law, Eugene, Oregon.

  • Faculty Appointments Committee; Phi Alpha Delta; Board of Advancement and Development; Land Air Water; Women's Law Forum.

B.S. in Journalism, cum laude , May 1990. University of Southern Mississippi, Honors College, Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

  • USM Hall of Fame, 1990; Most Outstanding Freshman Woman, 1986; Most Outstanding Greek Pledge, 1987; Omicron Delta Kappa, Alpha Lambda Delta and Phi Eta Sigma honorary fraternities.

AFFILIATIONS & HONORS

Alabama State Bar

  • Past Chair, Environmental and Natural Resources Law Section
  • Member, Environmental and Natural Resources Law Section Executive Committee

Alabama Oil & Gas Board (regulatory body)

  • Appointed by Gov. Bob Riley (R)

Listed in The Best Lawyers in America (2008 to present)

Listed in Alabama Super Lawyers (2008 to present)

Registered Lobbyist in the State of Alabama

Birmingham Business Alliance (formerly Birmingham Regional Chamber of Commerce)

  • Past Co-Chair, Executive Women's Roundtable

Manufacture Alabama

  • Former Chair, Environmental Legal Affairs Subcommittee
  • Environmental, Energy, State Governmental Affairs, Economic Growth and Expansion, Legal, and Safety and Security Committees

Business Council of Alabama

  • Environmental Committee
  • Brownfields Workgroup

BirminghamCREW (Commercial Real Estate Women)

  • President Elect

Former Member, Board of Trustees, Alabama Forever Wild Land Trust

  • Appointed by Rep. Seth Hammett (D), Speaker of the House

Past President, Alabama Wildlife Federation

  • Voting Representative, National Wildlife Federation
  • Member, Legislative Affairs Committee

President's Advisory Council, Fresh Water Land Trust (formerly Black Warrior - Cahaba Rivers Land Trust )

Birmingham Businss Journal 's Best Lawyers (2008)

Birmingham Business Journal 's Top 40 Under 40 (2005)

Birmingham Business Journal 's Best of the Bar (2005 - elected by peers)

Birmingham Bar Association

Alabama Forestry Association

State Bar of California (Inactive)

American Bar Association

  • Member, Nanotechnology Work Group
  • Law Practice Management Section
  • General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Section

Instructor, Alabama Department of Conservation & Natural Resources Becoming an Outdoors Woman Program