Corporate and Commercial Transactions; Corporate Compliance and Other Regulatory Programs; Emergency Planning and Response; Energy; Litigation; Occupational Safety and Health Compliance; Site Development and Brownfield Redevelopment; Superfund and Site Remediation; Waste; and Water.
For more than 35 years, Michael has brought both his legal and engineering background to bear in representing a wide array of clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies to closely held corporations, partnerships, municipalities, and citizens groups in environmental litigation, regulatory compliance, and transactional matters. Michael has provided regulatory assistance and advice to businesses in connection with all of the major environmental regulatory programs, handled the environmental aspects of complex real estate and corporate transactions, been actively involved in numerous redevelopment and remediation projects around the world, handled environmental litigation in both the federal and state courts and before administrative tribunals, and helped design and implement environmental auditing and compliance management programs. He has been heavily involved in issues related to natural gas exploration and development in the Marcellus Shale formation. Michael is a Fellow of the American College of Environmental Lawyers.
Admitted in Pennsylvania; American and Pennsylvania Bar Associations.
Harvard Law School, J.D., cum laude;
University of Delaware, B.C.E., summa cum laude.