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Selina Lee-Andersen joins McCarthy Tétrault’s environmental, Aboriginal, and regulatory practice

McCarthy Tétrault is pleased to welcome Selina Lee-Andersen back to the firm as a partner in the national Business Law Group. Selina is an accomplished lawyer, skilled in environmental, Aboriginal, regulatory and climate change law across key sectors, including mining, oil and gas, renewable energy and emerging technologies, electricity, infrastructure, and transportation.

Selina works with clients to maximize opportunities and navigate compliance and regulations on their major projects, and for those looking to structure their operations to include initiatives that involve clean technologies, carbon markets and pricing, ESG, and business arrangements that facilitate and support the participation of Indigenous communities. She has extensive experience in environmental assessments and project permitting, contaminated site matters, ISO-based environmental management systems and industry certification programs, federal and provincial greenhouse gas reporting requirements, corporate carbon disclosure requirements under securities legislation, carbon offset systems, and renewable energy credits, health and safety, ethics and all related compliance requirements.

As a former in-house counsel to an international professional services and project management company, Selina’s cross-over expertise within both the public and private sectors means clients receive strategic, insightful solutions tailored to their risk tolerance and business goals.

“We’re excited to welcome Selina back to the firm. She is a highly-regarded advisor and thought leader on environmental law, climate change, Aboriginal and regulatory matters,” said Kimberly Howard, Co-Lead of the firm’s national Environmental Group. “Selina’s unique skill set will be greatly appreciated by clients looking for innovative, forward-thinking compliance strategies and project structures,” added Éric Gosselin, National Practice Group Leader, Business Law Group.

Selina is recognized for her expertise by leading industry directories, including Chambers Canada (Environmental Law – Nationwide); Lexpert Special Editions: Infrastructure, Energy, Global Mining; and The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory: Aboriginal Law; Environmental Law; Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG), and Indigenous Law; and by Lexpert / American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada: ESG.

About our Environmental, Regulatory and Aboriginal law Group

In an ever-changing landscape with high stakes from social, economic and political influences, McCarthy Tétrault’s leading national full-service Environmental, Regulatory and Aboriginal law group handles some of Canada’s largest and most sophisticated matters. Clients require innovative strategies that break down complex provincial, territorial, federal and international laws, regulations and agreements, and we deliver, with well-grounded and practical legal advice that protects our clients’ business, investments and reputation. Learn more about our services.

About McCarthy Tétrault

McCarthy Tétrault LLP provides a broad range of legal services, providing strategic and industry-focused advice and solutions for Canadian and international interests. The firm has substantial presence in Canada’s major commercial centres as well as in New York City and London.

Built on an integrated approach to the practice of law and delivery of innovative client services, the Firm brings its legal talent, industry insight and practice experience to help clients achieve the results that are important to them.

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