Patrick | Miller | Kropf | Noto, PC
Our firm is a leading water rights law firm in the Western United States with offices in Aspen, Denver, Phoenix, and Tulsa. The firm was founded over a quarter of a century ago with a simple mission: To provide concentrated expertise in the field of water resources, water law, water planning, and water development. We maximize our client’s goals with an efficiency that can only be secured by a firm that only focuses on one area of the law: water.
Kevin Patrick was appointed to the Board of Advisors of the Bloomberg Water Law & Policy Monitor, the latest Bloomberg report tracking water law and water availability issues on a global scale.
BREAKING WATER NEWS
The firm is pleased to announce that on January 4th the United States Supreme Court has granted writ of certiorari in the case entitled, Tarrant Regional Water District v. Herrmann (No. 11-889). The firm acts as co-counsel to Tarrant Regional. On April 2nd the Supreme Court invited the US Solicitor General to provide input on behalf of the United States’ interests. On November 30th the Solicitor General filed its brief encouraging the Court to grant cert concurring with Tarrant Regional’s view of the Red River Compact and theory of the case. The appeal involves Tarrant Regional’s challenge to strike down a body of law and policy adopted by the State of Oklahoma to prevent the interstate transfer of water apportioned to Texas under the Red River Compact under the Supremacy and Commerce Clauses of the US Constitution.