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Special Tuition Available

$525 - PBA EEL Section Member

$425 - Full-time environmental public interest lawyer

To register, please call customer service at 1-800-932-4637



Reserve your seat for the premier environmental law event 

Gathering ground to attorneys in private practice and public service, engineers, consultants, professors, and scientists, this event puts you in the hot seat: learn, network, exchange, debate! 


Customize your CLE: design a program suited to your individual needs 

Reap the benefits all year long, with a program designed by you, for you! With nearly 40 exciting workshops from which to choose, you can hone in on those sessions that are most important to your practice. Choose individual sessions or follow a track. 


Revitalize & energize your practice! Your attendance nets you year-long benefits: 

  • Delve into unexplored areas of environmental law 
  • Seek out the advanced-level classes to revitalize your practice. 
  • Stay current by heading for the sessions that offer legislative and regulatory updates. 
  • Set yourself apart from your colleagues: learn proactive strategies for balancing green against green. 
  • Forget social media; there is just no better networking in the state!


Build up your practice with sessions from a variety of exciting areas:

  • Oil & Gas
  • Air
  • Regulatory Update
  • Technical
  • Litigation
  • Areas of Interest
  • Water
  • Basics





Happy Hour Cocktail Reception

The day doesn’t end when the last class lets out on Wednesday—join your colleagues at the Happy Hour Cocktail Reception and toast the day, the year, the practice, or whatever motivates you to celebrate! We’ll provide the food and spirits, you provide the conversation and good cheer at this happy hour hot spot.



Calling All Temple Law School Alums: Re-connect and Re-acquaint at Breakfast on Thursday

Temple Law Alumni Breakfast Reception
April 7, 2016 | 7:15AM
Hilton Harrisburg
One North 2nd Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101

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Environmental Law Section Annual Dinner

The camaraderie lives on at the Section’s Annual Dinner, immediately following the reception on Wednesday evening—this is a “must attend” for all environmental professionals! Join the Section as they honor John Carroll with the annual Section Achievement Award, catch up with old friends, and make new and lasting contacts over fabulous food and drink.


The dinner is not included in your registration. Click here for more information.




Wednesday, April 6, 2016

  • 9:00 – 9:30          
    • Opening Remarks/Keynote Address
      PA DEP Secretary John Quigley
  • 9:45 – 11:15
    • Major Federal Environmental Decisions
    • Clean Power Plan
    • Water Update
    • Sponsors’ Roundtable: Facilitating a Successful Transaction
  • 11:30 – 12:30      
    • Ethics for NGOs (Non-Governmental Organizations) and Government Lawyers
    • Federal & State Air Quality Update
    • Land Use/Zoning Law Update
    • Vapor Intrusion
  • 12:30 – 1:45        
    • Luncheon
      PBA EEL Section’s Recognition of Pro Bono Program Participants & Presentation of PLUS Award
  • 1:45 – 2:45
    • Land Banks, Urban Agriculture and other Greening Initiatives
    • Hot Topics and Advanced Air Permitting
    • CERCLA HSCA Update
    • Disclosure and Accounting of Environmental Liabilities
    • Career Opportunities in Environmental Law for Law Students
  • 3:00 – 4:00
    • In-house counsel Roundtable
    • Clean Air Act Litigation
    • Act 2 Update
    • Technical Aspects of Nutrient Trading Programs
  • 4:15 – 5:15
    • Planners Roundtable (Ethics)
    • Air Modeling
    • Natural Resources and Wildlife Update
    • Oil & Gas Produced Water Treatment & Disposal


Thursday, April 7, 2016

  • 8:30 – 10:00
    • Federal & State Issues
    • Practice Before the Environmental Hearing Board
    • Chesapeake Bay Developments
    • Private Water Supply, Natural Gas Migration and Toxic Tort Claims
  • 10:15 – 11:15
    • Managing Complex Litigation and Parallel Proceedings
    • Act 2 Basics, HSCA and Solid Waste Management Act
    • Wetlands and Mitigation Banking
    • Environmental Issues facing the Oil and Gas Industry
  • 11:30 – 12:30
    • Developments in Federal & PA Administrative Law
    • Understanding Air and Water Permitting
    • Hot Topics in the River Basins
    • Property Rights
  • 1:45 – 3:15
    • EHB Roundtable
    • Transactional: Navigating Due Diligence and Negotiating Transactional Documents
    • Stormwater Affecting Private and Municipal Discharges
    • Pipelines
  • 3:30 – 4:30
    • NGO (Non-Governmental Organization) Litigation
    • Ethical Considerations for Environmental Lawyers
    • Industrial Water Intake and Wastewater Discharge
    • Oil and Gas Update



* Each day of this Institute has been approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for 6 hours of CLE credit. Workshop choices will determine whether credits are in substantive law, practice and procedure or ethics, professionalism or substance abuse.



Hotel Accommodations

Why wait? Don’t risk a sellout—reserve your overnight accommodations today! Contact the Hilton directly at (717) 233-6000, and the reduced rate of $145 is yours when you .is yours when you provide the group code PABAR4. The reduced rate is guaranteed only up until March 15, 2016. 

For hotel reservation information online, click here.



This course is co-sponsored by the PBA Environmental and Energy Law Section



Course Planners: Alexandra C. Chiaruttini, Esq., Kevin J. Garber, Esq., Bruce M. Herschlag, Esq., David G. Mandelbaum, Esq., Hon. Richard P. Mather, Carol F. McCabe, Esq., Mike H. Sokolow, Esq., Nels J. Taber, Esq., Maxine M. Woelfling, Esq.


Course Materials

  • USB Drive (TD-9137) — $149
To order course materials, please call PBI`s Customer Service Department at 1-800-247-4724.
If you are ordering course materials separately, please allow two weeks after the program for the shipment of books and 4 to 6 weeks for shipment of the CDs and book/CD sets. Include $8.00 shipping and handling & 6% Pa. Sales tax on all orders.


Product Information
Product Date:
April 06, 2016
Publication Time:
Wed.: 8:45 am - 5:15 pm; Thurs.: 8:15 am - 4:30 pm
Environmental Law Forum 2016 (BOTH DAYS - Harrisburg)
Speaker Information
Catherine M. "Kate" Harper Esq.  [ view bio ]
Todd A. Aagaard, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Bonnie A. Barnett, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Hon. Steven C. Beckman   [ view bio ]
Gavin L. Biebuyck   [ view bio ]
Bret M. Binder, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Andrew T. Bockis, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Robert Boos   [ view bio ]
Terry R. Bossert, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Winifred M. Branton, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Karl Brown   [ view bio ]
Gary R. Brown, P.E.   [ view bio ]
Pamela Bush, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Jon M. Capacasa, PE   [ view bio ]
Bart E. Cassidy, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Alexandra C. Chiaruttini, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Kimberly H. Childe, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Joseph D. Cigan, III, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Mary B. Coe, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Hon. Michelle A. Coleman   [ view bio ]
Gail M. Conner, Esq.
Troy Conrad   [ view bio ]
Kathi Cozzone   [ view bio ]
Ronald S. Cusano, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Abigail Dillen   [ view bio ]
Scott R. Dismukes, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Daniel J. Ertel   [ view bio ]
Terrance J. Fitzpatrick, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Jay M. Fox, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Richard H. Friedman, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Kevin J. Garber, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Conor A. Gillespie   [ view bio ]
Michael Gonshor, PG, LSRP   [ view bio ]
Anderson L. Hartzell, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Michael J. Heilman, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Michael D. Helbing, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Dawn M. Herb, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Bruce M. Herschlag, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Philip L. Hinerman, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Caleb J. Holmes, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Peter Hughes   [ view bio ]
William B. Jones   [ view bio ]
Christine M. Kaba, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Charlotte Katzenmoyer   [ view bio ]
J. Neil Ketchum, PG   [ view bio ]
Jillian C. Kirn, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Kurt E. Klapkowski, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Hon. Bernard A. Labuskes, Jr.   [ view bio ]
Craig S. Lambeth, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Clifford B. Levine, Esq.   [ view bio ]
David G. Mandelbaum, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Joseph M. Manko, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Hon. Richard P. Mather, Sr.   [ view bio ]
Prof. James R. May, B.S.M.E., CEIT, J.D., LL.M.   [ view bio ]
Carol F. McCabe, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Robert B. McKinstry, Jr., Esq.   [ view bio ]
Kent R. McManus, P.E.   [ view bio ]
Charles McPhedran, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Steven T. Miano, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Audrey F. Miner, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Joseph O. Minott, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Sabrina Mizrachi, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Douglas G. Moorhead, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Michelle R. Moses, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Jean M. Mosites, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Marcia E. Mulkey, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Margaret O. Murphy, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Lee Ann H. Murray, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Lee Ann H. Murray, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Elizabeth A. Nolan, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Jason E. Oyler, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Scott R. Perry, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Hon. John Pippy   [ view bio ]
H. David Prior, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Hon. John H. Quigley   [ view bio ]
Kermit L. Rader, Esq.   [ view bio ]
William Ratcliffe   [ view bio ]
Charney Regenstein, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Robert Reiley, Esq.
Hon. Thomas W. Renwand   [ view bio ]
Jonathan E. Rinde, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Christopher M. Roe, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Stephen W. Saunders, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Robert Schena, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Ronald A. Schwartz PE, BCEE   [ view bio ]
Mark D. Shepard, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Martin R. Siegel, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Larry D. Silver, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Michelle M. Skjoldal, Esq.
John F. Slade, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Dave L. Smiga, Esq.
Jeffrey A. Smith   [ view bio ]
Jennifer A. Smokelin, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Mike H. Sokolow, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Thomas Starosta, PE   [ view bio ]
Edward S. Stokan, Esq.   [ view bio ]
J. Robert Stoltzfus, Esq. (Invited)   [ view bio ]
Brandon Sullivan, CPA   [ view bio ]
Nels J. Taber, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Mary Martha Truschel, Esq.
Richard F. Vannucci, Jr., P.E.   [ view bio ]
Joanna A. Waldron, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Russell S. Warner, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Justin G. Weber, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Harry Weiss, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Scott A. Wendling, PG   [ view bio ]
R. Timothy Weston, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Douglas G. White, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Richard S. Wiedman, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Craig P. Wilson, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Maxine M. Woelfling, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Matthew L. Wolford, Esq.   [ view bio ]
Davitt B. Woodwell   [ view bio ]
Patrick Zaepfel, Esq.   [ view bio ]
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