Council Director, Environment & Regulatory Affairs Council
The Conference Board
Hunton & Williams
Lucas Bergkamp is Director of the Environment & Product Stewardship Council for The Conference Board. In this role, he works with members to identify opportunities to share experience and expertise relevant to managing environmental and product stewardship challenges.
He is a Partner at Hunton & Williams. Practice focuses on regulatory and trade as well as liability and transactional work. Represented multinational enterprises in a variety of environmental, health and safety and trade-related matters at policy and compliance levels. Has broad experience in plant- and product-related environmental law, chemical law, pesticides and biocides, energy law, civil liability, contaminated sites regulation, medicinal products, medical devices, food, biotechnology, health care, and product regulation, including energy efficiency, take-back, and packaging and waste regulation. Has specific knowledge of EU administrative law and procedure, and regulatory requirements applying in case of accidents, spills, and incidents. Counsels on the laws of various European Union Member States, interfaces between national laws and EC law, WTO law, and proposed regulations. Advises also on European data protection and e-commerce laws and policies. Particular experience regarding technical trade barriers and possible remedies.
Background: Prof., Erasmus University Rotterdam, 1997; Education: LL.M., Yale University, 1989; Ph.D., University of Amsterdam, 1988; M.D., University of Amsterdam, 1988; J.D., University of Amsterdam, 1985.