Dorsey & Whitney LLP has announced that Mark Burghardt has joined the firm's Regulatory Affairs practice group and Energy and Mining and Natural Resources industry groups in Salt Lake City as a partner. Burghardt represents clients in the energy and natural resources industry in transactions, litigation and administrative hearings. He most recently was at Holland & Hart LLP, where he was a partner in that firm’s environmental and natural resources practice in Salt Lake City. Prior to that, he was an associate of Holme Roberts & Owen LLP in Salt Lake City. Burghardt has a B.A. degree from Utah State University and a J.D. degree from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law.