Providing insightful advice to Vermont businesses, utilities and municipalities to solve complex environmental and regulatory problems.
Having spent the last five years serving the State of Vermont within the Agencies of Natural Resources and Administration, Trey Martin returned to Downs Rachlin Martin as Of Counsel, ready to put his insights and experience to work for our clients. Adept and knowledgeable about how government works, Trey addresses administrative, regulatory and political challenges that extend across DRM’s practice areas. He aids clients in business and real estate transactions that involve regulatory hurdles; litigation involving the state; and Trey manages development, redevelopment and energy projects, particularly concerning complex regulatory and permitting processes.
Trey Martin has a comprehensive understanding of the State government structure, functions and processes, especially as they pertain to environmental, energy and land use regulations. Trey helps clients understand how the State of Vermont reviews, conditions and approves regulatory projects.
Known for his ability to build coalitions, Trey Martin has successfully worked with Vermont’s environmental and business communities, regional planning commissions and regional development corporations, the Lake Champlain Chamber of Commerce and the Vermont Chamber of Commerce, as well as municipal leaders and the Vermont League of Cities and Towns.