16 ELN Firms Recognized by Chambers and Partners in 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Environmental Law Network Members Recognized by Chambers and Partners

July 29, 2020 CLEVELAND, OH – The Environmental Law Network (ELN) received a Band 1 ranking in Environment in the Chambers and Partners 2020 Global Guide.  ELN is also pleased to announce that 16 member firms have been recognized in the Chambers 2020 USA Guide, one member firm has been recognized in the Chambers 2020 Latin America Guide and one member firm has been recognized in the Chambers 2020 Canada Guide.     

The following ELN member attorneys have been listed in the Chambers 2020 USA Guide: 

Alabama

Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laseter LLP – Band 1 – Environment

  • J. Alan Truitt –  Band 2 – Environment
  • D. Bart Turner – Band 2 – Environmental

Arkansas

PPGMR Law

  • G. Alan Perkins – Band 1 – Environmental

Arizona

Jorden Hiser & Joy, PLC – Band 1 – Environmental

  • Eric L. Hiser – Band 1 – Environmental

California

Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell

  • Matthew Adams – Band 1 – Native American Law
  • Sara Dutschke Setshwaelo – Native American Law

Colorado

Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell – Band 3 – Environment; Spotlight Table – Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use

  • Stephan H. Kaplan – Band 1 – Real Estate, Zoning/Land Use
  • Sarah M. Rockwell – Band 1 – Real Estate, Zoning/Land Use

District of Columbia

Bergeson & Campbell PC

  • Lynn L. Bergeson – Band 1 – Environment

Florida

Lewis, Longman & Walker, P.A. – Band 1 – Environment

  • Terry Lewis – Band 1 – Environment
  • Steve Lewis – Band 2 – Environment
  • Steve Walker – Band 2 – Environment
  • Alfred J. Malefatto – Band 2 – Environment

Georgia

Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laseter LLP – Band 1 – Environment

  • Douglas Cloud –  Band 2 – Environment
  • Kimberly Hale – Band 3 – Environmental
  • Richard Horder –  Senior Statespeople – Environment
  • Scott Laseter –  Band 1 – Environment
  • David M. Meezan – Band 3 – Environmental
  • Robert Mowrey –  Band 2 – Environment
  • Peyton Nunez – Band 3 – Environment
  • Jonathan Wells – Band 3 – Environmental
  • C. Max Zygmont – Band 3 – Environmental

Idaho

Barker Rosholt & Simpson – Band 2 – Natural Resources & Environment

  • Albert Barker – Band 1 – Natural Resources & Environment
  • John Simpson – Band 3 – Natural Resources & Environment

Illinois

Nijman Franzetti LLP – Band 1 – Environment

  • Susan E. Brice – Band 3 – Environment: Litigation
  • Susan M. Franzetti – Band 1 – Environment: Ligation
  • Jennifer T. Nijman – Band 1 – Environment: Ligation
  • E. Lynn Grayson – Band 1 – Environment: Mainly Transactional

Indiana

Plews Shadley Racher & Braun LLP – Band 1 – Environment

  • Daniel Cory – Band 3 – Environment
  • Curtis DeVoe – Band 2 – Environment
  • George Plews – Band 1 – Environment; Band 3 – General Commercial
  • Peter M. Racher – Band 3 – Environment
  • Amy Romig – Band 2 – Environment

New Mexico

Montgomery & Andrews, P.A. – Band 2 – Environmental, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries; Band 3 – Litigation: General Commercial

  • Louis W. Rose – Band 1 – Environmental, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries
  • Jeffery J. Wechsler – Band 2 – Environmental, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries: Water Law
  • Edmund H. Kendrick – Band 3 – Environmental, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries

New York

Sive, Paget & Riesel – Band 1 – Environment

  • Michael S. Bogin – Band 3 – Environment
  • Mark Chertok – Band 1 – Environment
  • Dan Chorost – Band 3 – Environment
  • Jeffrey B. Gracer – Band 1 – Environment; Band 2 – Environment: Mainly Transactional
  • Elizabeth Knauer – Band 2 – Environment
  • Maggie MacDonald – Associates to Watch – Environment
  • David Paget – Senior Statespeople – Environment
  • Daniel Riesel – Senior Statespeople – Environment

Ohio

McMahon DeGulis LLP – Band 1 – Natural Resources & Environment

  • Gregory J. DeGulis – Band 2 – Natural Resources & Environment
  • Louis L. McMahon – Band 2 – Natural Resources & Environment
  • Michael S. McMahon – Band 2 – Natural Resources & Environment
  • David Nash  – Senior Statespeople – Natural Resources & Environment

Pennsylvania

Manko, Gold, Katcher and Fox – Band 1 – Environment 

  • Kathleen B. Campbell – Up and Coming – Environment
  • Bart Cassidy – Band 2 – Environment
  • Robert Fox – Band 1 – Environment
  • Marc Gold – Band 2 – Environment
  • Joseph M. Manko – Senior Statespeople – Environment
  • Carol McCabe – Band 4 – Environment
  • Michael M. Meloy – Band 1 – Environment
  • Jonathan Rinde – Band 3 – Environment
  • Jonathan Spergel – Band 4 – Environment

Texas

Guida, Slavich & Flores, P. C. – Band 2 – Environment

  • Jean M. Flores – Band 4 – Environment
  • Joseph Guida – Band 3 – Environment
  • Paul Seals – Band 4 – Environment
  • John Slavich – Band 2 – Environment

Washington

Cascadia Law Group – Band 1 – Environment

  • Rodney L. Brown – Star Individual – Environment
  • Joshua Lipsky – Band 2 – Environment
  • Tisha Pagaliluan – Band 3 – Environment

The following ELN member has been listed in the Chambers 2020 Canada Guide:

Toronto

Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP – Band 3 – Environment

  • Juli Abouchar – Band 4 – Environment
  • Charles Birchall – Band 4 – Environment
  • John Georgakopoulos – Band 4 – Environment
  • Marc McAree – Band 2 – Environment
  • Donna Shier – Band 3 – Environment
  • John Donihee – Band 2 – General Business Law                                                        

The following ELN member has been listed in the Chambers 2020 Latin America Guide:

Mexico

Pontones & Ledesma – Band 4 – Environment

The Chambers Guide recognizes attorneys that excel in their field. Rankings are based on technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities most valued by clients.  Chambers ranks the leading firms and lawyers in an extensive range of practice areas.  Chamber and Partners is one of the long standing leading directories of the legal profession.  To learn more about the Chambers Guide, please visit https://www.chambersandpartners.com/

About ELN

The Environmental Law Network (ELN) is the first environmental law firm network that makes local representation available nationwide. Through ELN, more than 250 environmental attorneys share ideas, information, experiences, and contacts to increase the value of legal representation for their respective clients. ELN also has foreign affiliates in Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Italy, Mexico, the United Kingdom and Spain. Leaders in each of the member firms average more than 20 years of experience in the field.

For more information, contact Greg DeGulis, Chair of the Environmental Law Network at [email protected] or by calling 216-367-1403.