June 12, 2019

Conference Materials

MASTER CLASS ON COMPLEX ENVIRONMENTAL LIABILITY RESOLUTION: State of the Art Strategies from Superfund to Brownfields

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

8:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

The Allocators Speak on Allocation and Mediation
Course Materials

John Barkett, Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP, Miami, FL
David Batson, AlterEcho, Chantilly, VA
William Hengemihle, FTI Consulting, Wayne, PA
Matthew Low, Matt Low & Associates LLC, Washington, DC
Kathleen Whitby, Spencer Fane LLP, St. Louis, MO

10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Federal vs. State Liability Protections and Due Care Obligations During Property Acquisitions: How “Certain” is Certain?
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William Ford, Lathrop Gage, Kansas City, MO
Charlie Howland, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle, LLP, New York, NY
Mary Mendoza, Haynes & Boone, Austin, TX
James Witkin, Linowes and Blocher LLP, Bethesda, MD

12:45 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Brownfields Deals with Impact: Case Studies on Structuring the Best Brownfields Transactions
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Todd Davis, Hemisphere Brownfield Group LLC, Bedford, OH
Amy L. Edwards, Holland & Knight LLP, Washington, DC
Bryan Keyt, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP, Chicago, IL
Anne Viner, Corporate Law Partners, Chicago, IL

2:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Laying a Solid Foundation for Brownfields Projects: A Fresh Look at Financing and Transferring Environmental Risk
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Pamela Elkow, Carmody Torrance Sandak & Hennessey, LLP, Stamford, CT
Irving Jones, Balch & Bingham LLP, Birmingham, AL
Grant Nichols, Senior Vice President, JLT Specialty USA, Philadelphia, PA
Curtis Toll, Greenberg Traurig LLP, Philadelphia, PA

3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Perspectives on Reform
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Cyndy Mackey, Director, Office of Site Remediation Enforcement, U.S. EPA, Washington, DC
Ilene Munk, Foley & Mansfield, Portland, OR
Len Racioppi, Global Area Manager, ExxonMobil, New York, NY
D. Evan van Hook, Corporate Vice President for Health, Safety, Environment, Product Stewardship and Sustainability, Honeywell, Morris Plains, NJ