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Donald Milton Clary

Practice areas:

Environmental and Natural Resources, Energy & Utilities, Real Estate, Business

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Licensed since 1979

  1. Energy & Utilities: 40%
    35 years, 300 cases
  2. Environmental and Natural Resources: 40%
    35 years, 300 cases
  3. Business: 10%
    35 years, 500 cases
  4. Real Estate: 10%
    150 cases

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Contact Info

Law Offices of Donald Clary

215 N. Marengo Avenue
Third Floor
Pasadena, CA, 91101




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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of Donald Clary2009 - Present
Partner/Senior CounselHolland & Knight LLP2000 - 2009
Senior CounselWhitman Breed Abbott & Morgan1991 - 2000
Assistant General CounselLuz International Ltd.1990 - 1991
CounselSouthern California Edison1979 - 1989


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Kiwanis Club of Los AngelesPast President1992 - Present
American Bar AssociationCo- Chair1980 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Major Renewable Generating FacilitySuccessfully obtained siting permits

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Publication NameTitleDate
Green Building and Sustainable Development (ABA)The Request for Proposal Process for Governmental Sustainable Energy Technologies2009
Environment Newsletter, IRWANinth Circuit Case Requires the Consideration of Terrorist Risks Under NEPA2006
Environment Newsletter, IRWA• The California Land Use and Revitalization Act of 2004: A New California Brownfield Law, Environment2005
Endangered Species DeskbookFifth Amendment Takings2003


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of California - Los AngelesN/AUndergraduateN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Tribal Energy In California (Program Co-Chair)Development of Tribal Utilities2009
Tribal Energy In California (Program Co-Chair)Formation of Tribal Utilities2008
NAFOA National ConferenceEnergy Development2008
Western Economic AssociationToward Sustainable College Campuses-Legal Implicatons2007
Council of Energy Resource Tribes National ConferenceTribal Utilities2005