Attorney Urias S. Goll is an Associate Attorney at CMB. He has over thirteen (13) years of experience as an energy, environmental, natural resources, and legal practitioner and is licensed to practice law in the Republic of Liberia.
At CMB Law Group, LLC., Attorney Goll leads the energy, natural resources, and environmental practice. He possesses a strong understanding of contract drafting and negotiations for petroleum exploration, mining concession, and agriculture concession. He is versed in negotiating and formulating international environmental agreements (MEAs), Power Purchase Agreement (PPAs), community rights and land tenure design, public health law, the gazettement of protected areas for conservation of critical biodiversity, rights-approach to natural resource governance, and the legal and institutional complexities of setting up REDD+ (reducing emission from deforestation and forest degradation) programs. He also possesses technical skills in climate change policy and strategy formulation, community-based adaption, environmental valuation, environmental and social impacts assessment (ESIA) and stakeholders (community) engagement, environmental reporting and analysis, and benefit-sharing mechanism for natural resources.