Andrea P. Clark

Andrea P. Clark

Partner

Andrea P. Clark

Partner
  • Since 2008, served as associate general counsel to the Sutter Butte Flood Control Agency, which has embarked on a $300 million levee rehabilitation project in Sutter and Butte Counties. Manages environmental permitting, bond financing, construction contracting, consultant contracting, human resources policies, conflicts of interest, state and Federal government relations (including U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Federal Aviation Administration) and open meeting and public record disclosure compliance.
  • Since 2009, served as associate general counsel to the Three Rivers Levee Improvement Authority, a joint powers authority in Yuba County that has implemented over $400 million in levee improvement projects. Routinely covers board meetings, manages the legal aspects of large and complicated levee construction/improvement projects, and participates on TRLIA’s behalf in state flood control planning processes.
  • Serves as general counsel to the Ross Valley Sanitary District.
  • Serves as general counsel to reclamation districts in both the Sacramento Valley and Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, counseling on issues ranging from operation and maintenance to regional flood control planning.
  • Represents public and private water entities in the Sacramento Valley participating in water transfers. This involves negotiating a purchase agreement (with south-of-Delta purchasers and others), State Water Resources Control Board permitting, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation approvals, and compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act.
  • Represents a private landowner in connection with a claim before the Federal Civilian Board of Contract Appeals against the Federal Aviation Administration.
  • Assisted in representing the San Bernardino Valley Municipal Water District in a significant water rights proceeding before the State Water Resources Control Board for a water right permit on the Santa Ana River in Southern California. Focused on CEQA compliance and the board hearing itself, which was coordinated with multiple other water rights applications on the Santa Ana River and ended with an important water right permit.

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