Linda has over 25 years of environmental law and land use experience. Over the course of her career, she has managed numerous complex litigation matters. She has successfully resolved disputes ranging from site remediation to endangered species, and has particular experience with marine resources and sediments issues.
Linda served as staff counsel and aide to Senator Warren Magnuson on the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee and as an attorney with, and Special Assistant to, the Deputy Administrator of the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration. She practiced for many years with Heller Ehrman, and chaired its Northwest environmental practice group.
Linda is active in community affairs. She is the Chair of the Board of Directors of Public Radio International. She served on the Board of Trustees of the Seattle Public Library from 1997 to 2006 and was President of the Board in 2002 and 2003 during the design and construction of the internationally recognized Seattle Central Library.
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