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Biography

Peter focuses his practice on renewables permitting, utility regulation, environmental due diligence, and environmental compliance matters. He is experienced in matters involving compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA), and Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA).

Prior to joining Frost Brown Todd, Peter represented the City of New York as a senior counsel in the New York City Law Department’s environmental law division. In this role he represented agencies on complying with federal, state and local environmental review and land use and zoning regulations applicable to City-sponsored private development projects and other City actions, including proposed neighborhood rezoning plans, affordable housing projects, temporary shelters for adults and families, sustainability initiatives, coastal resiliency projects, energy and renewable energy projects, and local laws.

Peter negotiated with federal and state regulatory agencies to resolve alleged violations of petroleum bulk storage regulations, hazardous waste storage and disposal regulations, stormwater, and wastewater treatment permits. He also supervised the prosecution of administrative violations of local asbestos and regulated medical waste disposal regulations.

Other Info About Peter

Education

Law School

New York Law School, J.D., 2008

Graduate School

Columbia University, M.A., Conservation Biology, 2001

Undergraduate School

Indiana University – Bloomington, B.A., Biology and Anthropology, 1998

Bar Memberships

Peter is licensed to practice in the following state(s):

New York

Kentucky

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