Environmental & Energy Law Section

The Environmental and Energy Law Section brings together those attorneys with a common interest in safeguarding environmental quality and promoting the practice of environmental law. Membership offers a variety of continuing education and social opportunities. Section annual dues are $20. Click here to join.

Annual Meeting, CLE & Dinner

The Environmental & Energy Law Section, in conjunction with the Bar’s Real Estate Section, will host a CLE seminar followed by the Section’s Annual Meeting and Dinner beginning at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at The Country Club of Virginia, 6031 St. Andrews Lane, Richmond, VA 23226.

4:30 – 6:00 p.m. – “Environmental Liabilities in Real Estate Transactions” presented by Speaker Pollard of Christian & Barton, Lynne Rhode of Williams Mullen and William Homiller of Troutman Sanders.  1.5 hours of MCLE credit is anticipated.

6:00 – 6:45 p.m. – Cocktail Reception

6:45 p.m. – Annual Meeting followed by Dinner

The section will elect Officers and members of the Executive Committee to preside over the Section for the 2014-2015 Bar Year.  The Nominating Committee of the Section has proposed the following slate of Officers and members of the Executive Committee:

TJ Mascia – Chair
Lynne C. Rhode – Chair-Elect
Paul Kugelman, Jr. – Secretary

Executive Committee: Carla S. Poole; Shawn O’Brien, Russell Deppe;

Cost to attend: CLE seminar only is $20 for Section members; $30 for non-members CLE seminar and Dinner is $60 for Section members; $70 for non-members Dinner only is $50 for Section members; $60 for non-members.  Reservations must be made no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, May 2nd.  There will be no refunds after this date.


The Section appreciates the generosity of their sponsors: SunTrust Bank, First American Title Insurance Company and France Environmental