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Katherine Lynn Rhyne

Environmental and natural resources Attorney at Washington, DC

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Practice areas
  1. Defective and dangerous products
    40%
    Mass tort and class action defense, with emphasis on chemical, energy and pharmaceutical industries.

    31 years

  2. Environmental and natural resources
    40%
    Environmental regulatory advice and litigation, including proceedings at EPA, numerouse state environmental agencies, OSHA, NIOSH, and ATSDR. Emphasis on chemical regulation and water issues.

    41 years

  3. Energy and utilities
    20%
    Representation of the energy industry on environmental regulatory issues and toxic tort litigation

Licensed for 41 years
State VA
Status Authorized to Practice Law
Acquired 1981
Updated 02/13/2017
State DC
Status Good Standing
Acquired 1980
Updated 06/08/2022

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KING & SPALDING
1700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW - Suite 200
Washington, DC, 20006-4706

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AVVO RATING 8.8 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • KING & SPALDING
  • 1988 - Present
  • Associate
  • Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton
  • 1980 - 1988

Education

  • University of Virginia School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1980
  • University of Virginia
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1977

Legal Cases

  • Chlorine Chemistry Council v. EPA
  • D.C. Circuit set aside EPA rule as arbitrary

Associations

  • Indiana University School of Public & Environmental Affairs
  • Dean's Council
  • 2009 - Present
  • Virginia Environmental Law Journal
  • Advisory Board Member
  • N/A

Awards

  • Top Lawyers
  • Corporate Counsel Magazine
  • 2009
  • Recognized
  • Washington Super Lawyers
  • 2009
  • Leading Lawyers for Business
  • Chambers USA
  • 2009
  • Recognized
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2009
  • DC's Top Lawyers
  • Washingtonian Magazine
  • 2009
  • AV Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2009
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Washington Environmental and natural resources Lawyer Katherine Lynn Rhyne
Katherine Lynn Rhyne
Environmental and natural resources Attorney
Washington, DC
Licensed for 41 years