Burr & Forman

Lori P. Hinnant

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  • J.D., cum laude, Wake Forest University School of Law
  • B.A., cum laude, Wake Forest University

North Carolina

  • Chambers USA, Leading Practitioner in Environmental (2020)
  • Best Lawyers in America (2007-2021), Environmental Law (2020-2021), Litigation – Environmental (2020-2021)

Partner | Raleigh, NC

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Environment & Land Use Administrative & Regulatory


Alternative & Renewable Energy Automotive Beverage Services Financial Institutions Health Care Manufacturing Maritime

Lori focuses her practice on advising clients on environment, land and natural resource matters.

She has experience providing compliance advice involving the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act (NPDES permits, TMDL regulations), Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act, Toxic Substances Control Act, Federal Insecticide Fungicide and Rodenticide Act and Community Right-to-Know matters. Lori also has experience representing clients in site selection, acquisition, leases, permitting, and remediation issues in the aggregate and mineral industry as well as providing advice relating to permits and EHS programs.

Lori has a robust administrative and regulatory practice and represents agricultural interests in rulemaking, regulatory compliance and litigation. She also assists clients in matters relating to farmland investments, including the purchase, sale, leasing, and financing of farmland. Lori has experience in matters relating to auditing and compliance programs, electronic cigarettes, energy and infrastructure, health care and life science, insurance, mergers & acquisitions, petroleum and c-stores, real estate development, remediation, and retail. In these areas, Lori advises clients on regulatory compliance and due diligence matters and administrative litigation.