Ed Walsh

Ed focuses his practice on environmental law, leveraging his more than 25 years of experience to advise business enterprises in transactional, litigation and counseling matters. Ed represents clients from a number of industries in mergers, sales, acquisitions and financings. Among other recent transactions, he provided environmental counsel to a company in securing a $1 billion … Read more

Brooks M. Smith

For more than 20 years, Brooks has helped clients develop and implement compliance assurance programs designed to prevent, detect and deter violations of environmental, health and safety laws. He has been involved in more than 1,000 compliance audits and has independently assessed the effectiveness of internal compliance programs across a range of sectors, including energy, … Read more

Mary K. Ryan

Mary K. Ryan is a partner in Nutter’s Litigation Department and a member of the Development, Land Use and Permitting practice group. Mary’s practice includes substantial trial and appellate cases in the state and federal courts, particularly in environmental litigation, as well as administrative hearings and proceedings.

Cary R. Perlman

Cary Perlman’s practice focuses on litigation, with an emphasis on environmental litigation and other complex cases. His experience includes litigation involving contaminated sites, citizen suits, the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act, the Oil Pollution Act, RCRA, toxic torts, and white collar environmental crime. Mr. Perlman also litigates commercial disputes, class actions, derivative actions, … Read more

Makram B. Jaber

Utilizing his prior experience as a professional engineer and more than 20 years of legal experience, Makram brings a balanced approach to counseling and defending clients under federal environmental laws. Makram’s practice focuses primarily, though not exclusively, on the Clean Air Act. He regularly partners with clients to help them obtain and defend permits, defend … Read more

Douglas H. Green

Doug Green chairs Venable’s national Environmental Group. Doug represents associations and individual clients in complex administrative and appellate litigation, and enforcement defense, and offers compliance counseling under the nation’s environmental statutes, including the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), the Clean Water Act (CWA), the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, … Read more

Margaret K. Fawal

Maggie Fawal represents businesses and trade associations in a wide array of civil and regulatory environmental matters. She has experience assisting clients in a number of industries, including electric utilities, transportation, mining and agribusiness. Maggie’s experience covers a wide range of environmental laws, including the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, the National Environmental Policy Act, … Read more

Bradford A. De Vore

Toxic torts and high-stakes environmental litigation involve complex legal and technical issues, and multi-million-dollar liability exposure. Such cases can create media concerns and governmental enforcement actions that transcend the individual dispute. Environmental enforcement matters also can present significant business risks, perhaps crippling or even shutting down a company. When clients face such threats they choose … Read more

Charles D. Case

Charles focuses his practice on air and water pollution, waste and property remediation, hazardous chemicals and products, water allocation, and other environmental compliance and administrative law issues. Charles also has experience with NEPA, environmental issues related to business transactions, and environmental compliance, litigation and defense.