Best Lawyers in America 2013 - 2022: Environmental Law
Recognized Practitioner by Chambers USA, Oregon: Environment, 2018 - 2021
American Bar Association; Section of Natural Resources, Energy, and Environmental Law
For more than 20 years, Jeff Hunter of Perkins Coie has been counseling corporate, governmental and individual clients both in the United States and internationally on a wide variety of issues related to the environment including: regulatory compliance; administrative enforcement and environmental litigation including white collar criminal matters, permitting and development and defending against permit challenges, cleanup and redevelopment of contaminated industrial and commercial properties and brownfield redevelopment projects, and environmental due diligence in real estate and corporate transactions.
Hunter’s environmental counseling and administrative enforcement experience includes extensive representation related to the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act, the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act, the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act, the Toxic Substances Control Act; the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act; the Emergency Planning & Community Right-to-Know Act, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the Mine Safety and Health Act, state laws operating in lieu of the federal environmental programs, state electronic-waste recycling laws, state product labeling and reporting laws including California Proposition 65 and children’s safe products, and international laws regarding the Restriction of Hazardous Substances, Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment and the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals.
Hunter has led and advised clients on internal investigations and audits relating to environmental compliance, disclosure of the findings, development of environmental compliance management systems and obtaining ISO 14001 certification.
These are some of the reasons that we named Hunter to our Seattle & Pacific Northwest grouping of Lawyers in Real Estate. These are real estate attorneys who have distinguished themselves in both their practice and the larger community.
Lisa Brown has decades of experience in corporate communications and marketing management with organizations including Coldwell Banker Residential, Grubb & Ellis, Marcus & Millichap, NAIOP, SIOR and ALM.
In those positions, she worked in conjunction with chief executive officers and chief marketing officers to create corporate messaging, cohesive branding standards, strategic marketing plans and thought pieces. Brown is a frequent speaker at industry events and an editing adjunct professor for an online course. She has a master’s degree in mass communications from San Jose State University.