Jenner & Block

“Hot Topics in Environmental Law,” Chicago Bar Association Environmental Law Committee

Jenner & Block Partner Steven M. Siros and Associate Allison A. Torrence will speak at a Chicago Bar Association seminar titled “Hot Topics in Environmental Law,” on March 19, 2014 from 3 to 6 p.m.  Steve’s topic is “TSCA: Green Chemistry and Other Reform Issues,” and Allison will present a legislative update.   Other topics to be explored during the program include developments regarding elements of the Clean Air Act, Endangered Species Act and CERCLA.  The program will take place at CBA offices, 321 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago and will also be available via webcast.

Steve is a member of the firm’s Climate and Clean Technology Law and Environmental and Workplace Health & Safety Law Practices, as well as the Products Liability Practice.  He focuses primarily on  environmental and toxic tort matters, including complex CERCLA and RCRA issues.  Since 2010, Steve has been recognized by Chambers USA as one of Illinois’ leading environmental lawyers.

Allison is a member of the firm’s Climate and Clean Technology Law and Environmental and Workplace Health & Safety Law Practices and has significant experience in environmental litigation, working on cases involving toxic torts, CERCLA, RCRA,OSHA and the Clean Air Act, among other matters.  In 2014, Illinois Super Lawyers named her a “Rising Star” in the environmental practice area.

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