Andy Spielman is a widely regarded preeminent energy, public lands and natural resources lawyer whose practice centers around assisting energy clients with policy and regulatory issues involved in developing new facilities, as well as in the public land use and environmental permitting process. Andy currently serves as COO and General Counsel at Silverton Mountain and Principal at NaturalResourceLaw. He is also the Director of the Future of Oil & Gas Initiative at the Colorado School of Mine’s Payne Institute of Public Policy.
He served as Chair of WilmerHale's Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Practice and was Co-Partner-In-Charge of the Denver office. He has also served in senior positions at the EPA, including Special Assistant to EPA's Administrator and as Chair of the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission and Chair of the Colorado Regional Air Quality Council.