Areas of Practice

Water Rights & Regulation

Halverson Northwest partners with both private and public sector clients in the acquisition, development and management of water rights. Water users require specialized strategic guidance at a time when water resources have become increasingly scarce and regulatory burdens have multiplied. Among other clients, we represent irrigation districts, canal companies, water user associations, farming and warehouse operations, real estate developers and individuals. Our clients’ success requires both specialized legal expertise and strong working relationships with major water resources stakeholders, including the Washington Department of Ecology, Indian tribes, municipalities and conservation organizations. Our diverse experience includes: