I practice environmental law with a concentration in water law including water quality, water resources and interstate commissions. I served as Chair of the ABA Section of Environment, Energy and Resources in Bar Year 2003-2004. I was appointed by former EPA Administrator Christine Whitman as an industry representative on EPA's National Environmental Justice Advisory Council and served in that capacity from 2000-2006. My practice involves representing private and government clients with respect to a broad range of environmental statutes and subjects.
3 (DE, DC, MD, PA, VA, and WV)
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B.A. Brown University 1975 J.D. University of Pennsylvania School of Law 1979
Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Middle District of Pennsylvania, Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Authored a Chapter in The Law of Environmental Justice Publish a regular column on environmental law for the Philadelphia Bar newspaper The Legal Intelligencer
Represented a major pharmaceutical company in various matters, including Pharma MACT compliance, response to an EPA multimedia inspection and enforcement action, wastewater storm water permit compliance matters and penalty proceedings. Represent interstate compact water management agencies in regulatory and litigation matters. Served as lead counsel for a group of industrial parties in a trial and appeal of the first CERCLA multi-party landfill case to be tried to verdict.