Mitchell Williams Attorney Allan Gates Served as Moderator During the American Law Institute National Environmental Law Seminar


February 26, 2021

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Attorney Allan Gates served as a moderator during the American Law Institute National Environmental Law Seminar held virtually this week. The presentation topic covered emerging issues and trends in water quality regulation including the Clean Water Act.

Gates currently practices in the areas of environmental law and litigation. He is counsel to private parties, public interest groups and trade associations in environmental regulatory matters and appears regularly before state agencies, including the Arkansas Department of Energy and Environment and the Arkansas Pollution Control and Ecology Commission. Gates also serves as defense counsel in hazardous waste and Superfund actions before state agencies, the EPA and in state and federal court.

About American Law Institute 

The American Law Institute is the leading independent organization in the United States producing scholarly work to clarify, modernize and otherwise improve the law. The Institute’s mission is to promote the clarification and simplification of the law and its better adaptation to social needs, to secure the better administration of justice and to encourage and carry on scholarly and scientific legal work.  

About Mitchell Williams

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