Who We Are

Who We Are

Dan Duke, JD (President, Principal)

Dan Duke, JD (President, Principal)

Phone: 
559.267.3035
Email: 
Expertise: 
Senior Professionals
Location: 
San Francisco Bay Area

Dan Duke is the president of H. T. Harvey & Associates and a principal in the firm. He has more than twenty years of experience as lawyer and regulatory specialist, including 10 years in various roles at the company. He is responsible for providing strategic leadership to more than 80 employees in five offices in California and Hawai‘i. Dan has led and directed hundreds of projects throughout his career, including more than 3,000MW of wind and solar projects in the U.S. Dan has provided compliance, regulatory, and legal expertise to all phases of complex projects, from early due diligence and site selection, through permitting and entitlements, to construction and operational phases. He has negotiated and secured real estate agreements, commercial contracts, and ensured compliance with interconnection procedures. Dan has also led multi-stakeholder negotiations with local, state, and federal representatives, special interest groups and non-governmental organizations, labor unions, and Native American tribes. In addition to successfully navigating the challenging legal and regulatory environment in California, he has also successfully led the development of projects in Oregon, Montana, Wyoming, and Texas.  

As president and principal at H. T. Harvey & Associates, Dan leads the company in pursuit of its mission to create ecologically sound solutions to clients’ complex natural resource challenges. He works to keep us at the forefront in today’s dynamic business and regulatory climate. From small developments to large infrastructure and energy projects, Dan delivers integrated and innovative regulatory permitting and land management solutions that meet the diverse needs of our clients. He currently has a particular focus on utility-scale renewable energy projects.

Dan has a JD from Golden Gate University School of Law, environmental law specialization with distinction and a BA in Communication from California State University, Fresno. (California Bar Association No., 264261)