June 23, 2011

Jenner & Block Of Counsel Stephen H. Armstrong  will speak at an upcoming Bisnow event titled, “Midwest Brownfields Forum,” to be held June 23, 2011 at Jenner & Block’s Chicago office.   Mr. Armstrong will participate in a panel discussion with leading local and national figures in the Brownfield market and will discuss the recent increase in transactions involving environmentally impaired - or "Brownfield"- properties and the ways to make these transactions work.

Mr.  Armstrong is a member of the Litigation Department and the Environmental and Workplace Health & Safety Law and Climate and Clean Technology Law Practices.  Mr. Armstrong represents clients in all areas of environmental law including environmental litigation, site remediation, regulatory and enforcement matters, corporate and real estate transactions, and compliance counseling.   He focuses his practice, in particular, on litigation, regulatory and transactional issues associated with contaminated properties.   He also counsels extensively on financial reporting and disclosure obligations related to environmental matters.