Water Horse Resources Expands Government Relations Team with Addition of Tom Sansonetti and Kelly Johnson of Holland & Hart
Fort Collins, CO (April 10, 2020) – Water Horse Resources, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of Tom Sansonetti and Kelly Johnson of Holland & Hart to its Government Relations team.
Sansonetti is a longtime litigator and project team leader at Holland & Hart, focusing on Clean Air Act and Clean Water Act issues, development of renewable energy projects, the Endangered Species Act, permitting of oil and natural gas pipelines and electric transmission, public lands management, and water rights. He served as an Assistant Attorney General for the Environment and Natural Resources Division in the Department of Justice and also as the Solicitor at the Department of the Interior.
Johnson, also an attorney at Holland & Hart, brings her experience and knowledge of the executive, legislative, and judicial systems to deliver strategic solutions to the complex challenges Water Horse Resources faces. Her practice, at the intersection of law and public policy, focuses on environmental, energy, and natural resource matters.
Johnson served as Senior Counsel to the Senate Energy & Natural Resources Committee. She later was the Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General and Acting Assistant Attorney General in the Environment & Natural Resources Division at the U.S. Department of Justice representing the Environmental Protection Agency, Department of the Interior, and other federal agencies in litigation involving their environmental and conservation decisions.