Meaghan Boyd, partner in Alston & Bird’s Environment, Land Use & Natural Resources Group, has been named a 2018 “Rising Star” by the Daily Report as part of its annual Professional Excellence Awards honoring the achievements of the Georgia legal community.
In recognizing Boyd, the Daily Report noted her passion for solving complex environmental and toxic tort litigation and enforcement matters. In addition to regularly advising clients on solid and hazardous waste management, water and air quality, brownfields transactions, and land use matters, she was also highlighted for her work in helping companies respond to environmental crises through multifaceted strategies addressing litigation, regulatory, and business issues arising from chemical spills, explosions, and other significant environmental events.
The Daily Report’s “On the Rise” recognizes outstanding attorneys age 40 and under who have made an impression on their colleagues, their clients, and the larger legal community. Winners are selected by the publication’s editorial staff.