Sharon O. “Sheri” Jacobs concentrates her practice in the areas of environmental and administrative law. She is an experienced regulatory lawyer and litigator who represents companies, local governments, and not-for-profit organizations in administrative, regulatory, environmental, zoning, land use, and municipal law. Sheri has represented clients before administrative boards and at the state, federal, and local levels.
Because of Sheri’s excellent work, clients can focus on their business and not be caught in protracted environmental litigation. She has successfully defended numerous businesses and local governments. When litigation becomes necessary, her expertise ensures the clients’ interests are always well represented.
Sheri’s experience includes matters associated with sustainability, solid and hazardous waste, multi-million dollar transactions, Brownfield redevelopment projects, underground storage tanks, water pollution, environmental citizen suits, Superfund remediation projects, endangered species, stream mitigation projects, air pollution control, and various types of administrative law issues.
As an experienced regulatory lawyer, Sheri serves as outside counsel to large international companies as well as local businesses. She has helped businesses, governmental entities, and individuals win victories and negotiate favorable settlements in complex regulatory matters including environmental, zoning, federal citizens suits, state and local land use matters, and other local government.
Professional Recognition and Activities
Sheri co-authored West Publishing’s Medical Waste Handbook, 1999 and 2000 editions. In addition, she has presented seminars on environmental and administrative law for various bar associations, trade organizations and local business organizations.
Sheri and her husband, David, have two children. She enjoys traveling, hiking and visiting national parks with her family. Sheri has been hiking the trails of National Parks since she was a teen and enjoys skiing in the Rocky Mountains and being outdoors with her family.
Bone McAllester Norton
511 Union Street Suite 1600
Nashville, Tennessee 37219