Jackson Walker is pleased to announce the addition of Taylor Holcomb as a partner in the Austin office. Joining our Chambers USA-ranked Environment & Natural Resources group, Taylor has spent his career helping clients develop and permit domestic energy projects, comply with state and federal laws, and defend against claims brought by the government and environmental activist groups.
“We have worked with Taylor in the past as co-counsel, and are now thrilled to welcome him to our team in Austin,” said Leonard Dougal, who chairs the environmental and regulatory practice. “His strong track record of excellent client service and outstanding legal counsel will be so helpful to our clients in navigating the complexities of state and federal environmental regulations.”
“His strong track record of excellent client service and outstanding legal counsel will be so helpful to our clients in navigating the complexities of state and federal environmental regulations.”
Taylor has practiced before a number of federal, state, and local agencies, including the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, the Texas Railroad Commission, the Public Utility Commission of Texas, the New Mexico Environment Department, and the Environmental Protection Agency.
On his decision to join Jackson Walker, Taylor said, “Building the meaningful relationships needed to deliver practical advice is what makes serving my clients so much fun. The Jackson Walker platform is rooted in relationship-building. Jackson Walker is a perfect fit, and I can’t wait to hit the ground running.”
Taylor received his J.D. from the University of Texas at Austin and his B.A. from Texas A&M University.
Since 1887, Jackson Walker has played a vital role in the growth and development of Texas business. With more than 400 attorneys across seven Texas-based offices, the Firm represents Fortune 500 companies, multinational corporations, major financial institutions, insurance companies, and a wide range of public companies and private businesses around the globe. The Firm is ranked nationally in 27 practice areas in the U.S. News’ “Best Law Firms” rankings, has 14 Chambers-ranked practices, and has been recognized as a BTI Client Service A-Team since 2014.
For more information about the Firm’s experience representing entities in regulatory and litigation matters, visit the Environment & Natural Resources practice page.