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
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?
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
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
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
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