Since 1997, Kyle Beall’s practice has focused exclusively on environmental regulatory issues.  Located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, his practice handles most types of environmental matters, including permitting, compliance assurance, and enforcement actions, with a particular emphasis on air quality issues.  

Mr. Beall counsels clients before federal and state agencies, on release notification and response matters, and during environmental audits.  Mr. Beall also has expertise and extensive experience in matters pertaining to property transactions and routinely advises clients on environmental investigations and remedial corrective actions. Additionally, he participates in rulemaking efforts at both the federal and state level.

Prior to opening his own legal practice, Mr. Beall was a partner at the Kean Miller Law Firm, and he began his career working for an environmental consultant.

Representative Experience:

  • Counsel to industry trade associations and their member companies – representation includes rulemakings, regulatory interpretations, agency guidelines, adjudications,  and permitting issues
  • Counsel to the Louisiana Pulp and Paper Association (LPPA)
  • Counsel to the Louisiana Electric Utility Environmental Group (LEUEG)
  • Represented various new “greenfield” facilities in Louisiana
  • Represented industrial facilities in New Source Review (NSR) enforcement actions
  • Conducted numerous due diligence reviews for buyers/sellers of industrial property
  • Counsel to refineries, chemical plants, and natural gas pipeline systems
  • Counsel to electric utility and cogeneration facilities
  • Counsel to paper mills and wood products facilities located in Louisiana


  • Juris Doctor, University of South Carolina, 1997 (attended third year at LSU Law Center)
  • Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Louisiana State University, 1992


  • Louisiana State Bar, 1997
  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit


  • Louisiana State Bar Association (Environmental Law Section)
  • Air & Waste Management Association – Board of Directors (Louisiana Section)

Community Service:

  • President, Friends of Open Air Ministries of Baton Rouge (homeless relief organization)
  • First Presbyterian Church, Local and Global Mission Committees