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Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP

Environment

2 ranked lawyersBand 2New YorkUSA 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Upstate firm with experience in a number of key environmental areas, including hazardous waste, air and water quality and environmental impact reviews. Frequently counsels on regulatory compliance as well as environmental litigation and enforcement actions. Represents a range of clients such as utilities, manufacturers and municipalities.

Strengths

Sources say: "It's a full-service firm with a strong environment practice. The work is good quality and they have very strong practitioners."

Notable practitioners

Daniel Ruzow is a highly accomplished lawyer noted for his extensive experience in land use and environmental permitting matters. He also deftly handles related litigation.
"He is sharp, effective and well respected."

Scott Fein manages environmental enforcement proceedings and internal investigations for a wide range of clients. He also provides general compliance advice.
"Scott has a tremendous reputation."

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New York

Environment


Daniel Ruzow
Band 1
Scott N Fein
Band 3