May 4, 2015, Portland, Ore. – Jeanette C. Schuster is the new chair of the Environmental & Natural Resources practice group at Tonkon Torp.
Schuster’s practice focuses on advising clients on compliance with complex regulatory requirements under federal, state, and local environmental statutes and regulations; buying and selling contaminated property; regulatory agency enforcement defense and contaminated site investigation and cleanup (including the Portland Harbor Superfund Site). She also conducts environmental due diligence on complex corporate transactions and advises clients on issues related to the siting and permitting of renewable energy projects.
A 2002 graduate, magna cum laude, of Lewis & Clark Law School, Schuster joined Tonkon Torp in 2008. She has authored papers and articles on environmental law matters and was named to the 2014 and 2015 Chambers USA, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business for environmental law.
The members of Tonkon Torp’s Environmental & Natural Resources practice group provides a broad set of services to assist clients to anticipate and strategically manage environmental and natural resource issues that could affect their operating business or their commercial or real estate transactions.
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