A member of the Taylor Porter Executive Committee, Partner Robin Toups practices primarily in the areas of environmental and regulatory law and litigation. She has represented clients before regulatory agencies, including the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and various state and federal courts. Her practice includes advising and representing clients on a wide variety of environmental regulatory issues, with a particular focus on Clean Air Act permitting and compliance issues, including PSD permitting, NSPS and NESHAP interpretations, and Chemical Accident Prevention.
Robin also advises clients regularly regarding water permitting and compliance issues, OSHA compliance, wetlands issues, environmental permit appeals, and transfers.
Robin is ranked by her peers among the 2017 Louisiana Rising Stars in Environmental Law.
Robin's notable representations include:
Robin is admitted to practice before all state and federal courts in Louisiana. She is a member of the Baton Rouge Bar Association, the Louisiana Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association, and the Air and Waste Management Association.
Robin graduated from Louisiana State University with a Chemical Engineering degree in 2002 and worked as a process engineer prior to attending law school. She received her Juris Doctor and Bachelor of Civil Law in 2006 from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University, where she was a member of the Order of the Coif.