Lewis M. Csedrik represents clients before the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), Department of Energy (DOE), and Department of Labor in whistleblower litigation and government investigations, including investigations into alleged retaliation and regulatory violations. Lewis also performs independent investigations into various types of alleged wrongdoing. He assists clients with assessing and enhancing their work environments and provides training in the area of investigations, complete and accurate reporting, and maintaining and enhancing the Safety Conscious Work Environment and Safety Culture.
Additionally, Lewis guides clients through licensing and reporting requirements under the Atomic Energy Act; the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act; the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act; and other statutes and regulations impacting the nuclear industry. Lewis helped develop and defend the DOE's Yucca Mountain license application filed with the NRC.
Dickinson College, 1996, B.A.
Vermont Law School, 2002, M.S.E.L., Magna Cum Laude
Vermont Law School, 2002, J.D., Magna Cum Laude
District of Columbia
US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Law Firm of the Year, Energy/Projects: Power (including Renewables), Chambers USA (2018)
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Energy, Law360 (2016, 2019)
Member, Energy Law Firm of the Year, US News & World Report/Best Lawyers (2015)
Distinguished Legal Writing Award, The Burton Awards, Law360 (2020)
Senior Managing Editor, Vermont Law Review
Staff, Vermont Journal of Environmental Law
Member, Energy Bar Association
Member, National Association of Employee Concerns Professionals