Wendy Bowden Crowther

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Wendy BowdenCrowther
Shareholder
Phone: 801.532.1234
Direct: 801.536.6724

Wendy Bowden Crowther is a shareholder and member of Parsons Behle & Latimer’s Environmental, Energy and Natural Resources practice group. Her practice focuses on natural resources and environmental law with an emphasis on water law and related litigation.

Ms. Crowther represents municipalities, water conservancy districts, special service districts, irrigation companies, and private water right holders. Ms. Crowther regularly appears before the Utah State Engineer, the District Court, and the Federal Court. She has completed numerous water right and property transfers and is experienced in in both reclamation law and condemnation litigation. Ms. Crowther has also represented clients in matters dealing with the Clean Water Act and the Clean Air Act.

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Accomplishments

Academic

University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law (J.D. with Environmental Law Certificate, 2000)

Publication – “Native American Graves Protection & Reparations Act: How Kennewick Man Uncovered the Problems of NAGPRA,” Journal of Land, Resources and Environmental Law, Vol. 20, No. 2 (2000)

University of Utah - B.A. History (1994) and B.S. Anthropology (1994)

Member Phi Alpha Theta and Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Societies


Professional

Listed as one of Utah Business magazine’s Legal Elite: Environmental/Land Use; Environmental and Natural Resource Law

Listed in Best Lawyers in America

Listed as a Mountain States Super Lawyers Rising Star, Energy and Natural Resources

Chair, American Bar Association 42nd Annual Spring Conference, Salt Lake City, March 21-23, 2013


Associations

Professional

Utah State Bar Association

Environment, Natural Resources and Energy Law Section
Chair
(2010 - 2011)

Environment, Natural Resources and Energy Law Section,
Water Law Committee
Chair
(2006 - 2008)

Young Lawyers Division, Service Committee
Member
(2002 - 2003)

American Bar Association

Section of Environment, Energy and Natural Resources
Education Service Officer
(2016 - 2018)

Section of Environment, Energy and Resource
Council Member
(2013 - 2016)

Section of Environment, Energy and Resource
44th Annual Spring Conference Planning Committee
(2015)

Section of Environment, Energy and Resources Law Section
Chair, 42nd Annual Spring Conference
(2013)

Section of Environment, Energy and Resources
Water Resources Committee
Chair
(2009 - 2011)

Annual Water Law Conference
Co-Chair
(2008)

Section of Environment, Energy and Resources
Water Law Committee
Vice-Chair
(2006 - Present)

Women of Water

American Water Works Association

American Water Resources Association


Licensed/Admitted

Utah
U.S. Dist. Court, Dist. of Utah
U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit
Arizona

Education

University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law