Lucinda Starrett is a partner in the Los Angeles office of Latham & Watkins. She chairs Latham’s global Energy and Infrastructure Project Siting and Defense Practice. Ms. Starrett formerly chaired the Los Angeles Environment, Land and Resources Department.
Ms. Starrett's practice includes approval for real estate development and infrastructure projects, advising on government contract issues, as well as related environmental and transactional matters. Her California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) practice focuses on administrative and pre-litigation counseling. Ms. Starrett is registered as a lobbyist with the City and County of Los Angeles and with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
She co-chairs the Environmental Regulatory Committee for the California Chamber of Commerce and serves on its Board. Ms. Starrett chairs the Los Angeles Parks Foundation and serves on the board of the Los Angeles Dodger Foundation as well as Abode Community Housing.
Ms. Starrett is assisting the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce on CEQA reform initiatives.