July 1, 2021

Preti Flaherty Welcomes Attorneys Angelica Li and Hannah M. Oakes to the Firm

Preti Flaherty is pleased to announce the arrival of two new attorneys to our Boston, Massachusetts, office: Angelica Li and Hannah M. Oakes.

Angelica joins the firm as an Associate in our Environmental Practice Group following a clerkship at the District of Columbia Superior Court in Washington, DC. She is a graduate of the University of Michigan Law School and earned a B.S. in Environmental Science and Policy from the University of Maryland, College Park. While in law school , she served as managing editor of the Michigan Journal of Environmental and Administrative Law; was an intern at the U.S Department of Labor, Division of Occupational Safety and Health; and was a law clerk at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

Hannah joins the firm as an Associate in our Energy and Telecommunications Practice Group following several years as an attorney in the Colorado office of one of the top law firms in the country. She is a graduate of the University of Colorado Law School and earned a B.S. in Environmental Policy Analysis and City Planning at the University of California Davis. While in law school, Hannah was an editor for the Colorado Environmental Law Review, served as an intern to the Hon. Justice Allison Eid in the Colorado Supreme Court and as a law clerk at a public and private development law firm in Denver, and held internships at Trustees for Alaska in Anchorage and the Colorado Cattlemen’s Agricultural Land Trust.

Preti Flaherty Managing Partner, David B. Van Slyke, said, “Angelica and Hannah both join Preti Flaherty with a high degree of promise. With stellar backgrounds and an already-impressive track record of success, we expect great things from them for the firm, our Environmental and Energy practice groups, and our clients. We are excited that they have chosen to further their careers at Preti Flaherty along with the 11 other attorneys that have joined the firm in the past 18 months.”