Senior Counsel, Veolia Environment North America, Boston, MA
Lindsey Sands is Assistant General Counsel at Veolia North America, a leading operator and developer of environmental solutions in the areas of energy, water and wastewater. Lindsey works at Veolia’s headquarters in Boston and provides legal support to Veolia’s Eastern US operations, its Federal contracts initiative, and its special corporate projects, such as mergers and acquisitions. She began her legal practice in the tax group at Sidley Austin in Chicago. Just prior to joining Veolia, Lindsey’s practice focused on tax credit syndication and renewable energy projects as an associate in the Boston office of Holland & Knight LLP. Lindsey was recently appointed as Legal Director of the Women’s Energy Network Boston Chapter. She also is a founding partner of Veolia’s Women’s Affinity Group, through which she advocates for the recruitment, retention and promotion of her female colleagues at Veolia. Lindsey is a graduate of Boston College Law School and received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan.