Doug Hastings focuses his practice on environmental litigation and regulatory issues. Doug represents clients in matters arising under a variety of federal and state environmental statutes including the Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), and Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA). In particular, Doug had performed significant work related to the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program on behalf of a biofuels trade association, including litigation before the DC Circuit Court of Appeals, representation in administrative proceedings, and regulatory and compliance advice.
During law school, Doug served as an article editor for the Harvard Environmental Law Review and participated in the Emmett Environmental Law and Policy Clinic. Before attending law school, he worked at Duke University as a researcher in environmental health, where his research included modeling the geographic distribution of lead exposure risk.
Harvard Law School, 2013, Juris Doctor, cum laude
Duke University, 2009, Bachelor of Arts, Environmental Science and Policy, Magna Cum Laude