Amy L. Edwards is a Partner in the Public Policy and Regulation Group of Holland & Knight LLP, where she is Co-Chair of the firm's national Environment Team. Ms. Edwards has been practicing environmental and energy law for more than thirty years. She routinely counsels developers, lenders and corporations about effective strategies for structuring real estate and corporate transactions to minimize environmental and financial risk. She also counsels clients on climate change and sustainability issues and represents companies in enforcement proceedings. She was an observer/advisor to the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws during its development of the Uniform Environmental Covenants Act (UECA). She received her J.D. from The George Washington University Law School, and her A.B. from Smith College. She is a member of the District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia and American Bar Associations. Ms. Edwards serves on the Executive Council for the ABA Section on Environment, Energy and Resources (SEER), on the Environmental Law Institute's (ELI's) Board of Directors, and on the Advisory Board to the Bloomberg BNA Environmental Due Diligence Guide (EDDG).