Powell Environmental Law


Protecting People from Pollution

Our Services

Regulatory Challenges

Prepare comments on proposed environmental regulations and regulatory interpretations

Air Permit Comments & Petitions

File comments on draft air permits, negotiate with regulatory agencies, and petition U.S. EPA

State & Federal Litigation

Challenge defective regulations and permits; enforce deadlines for agency action 

Our Team

Keri N. Powell

Keri is widely recognized as one of the nation’s leading Clean Air Act permitting experts, with 20 years of experience litigating state and federal cases with Earthjustice and New York Public Interest Research Group.

From 2010 to 2016, Keri served as Senior Clean Air Act Attorney for U.S. EPA’s Region 4 office in Atlanta. In 2017, she started Powell Environmental Law and founded the Wood Bioenergy Project with Environmental Integrity Project.

Keri holds a B.A. in Earth Science from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, and a J.D. from New York University School of Law. She is a native of Macon, Georgia, and calls Decatur, Georgia, her home.  

Admitted to practice law in Georgia, New York, and Washington, D.C.

Patrick J. Anderson

Patrick earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from Georgia State University College of Law in May 2017. He joined Powell Environmental Law and the Wood Bioenergy Project in late August 2017.  

While in law school, Patrick interned for GreenLaw and the U.S. Department of the Interior. In addition to his J.D., Patrick holds a BFA in Writing from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Admitted to practice law in Georgia. 

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Powell Environmental Law

315 West Ponce de Leon Avenue, Suite 842, Decatur, Georgia

Keri: (678) 902-4450 - or - Patrick: (470) 440-1124