Environmental & Energy Law Section Legislative Forum 2021
Changed Times, Changed Agendas. A Look at the Intersection of Federal and State Environmental and Energy Law during the Biden Administration.
Administration changes in the federal government are noteworthy and often are profound. This year, as the nation emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic, issues of climate change, equity, responsible stewardship of our resources, and effective environmental governance are key agenda items.
Welcome and Introductions:
Section Chair: Nick Ward-Willis, Esq., Keane & Beane PC, White Plains
Program Chair: John L. Parker, Esq., Sahn Ward PLLC, Uniondale
The New York State Legislators are Invited to Speak on Environmental and Energy Law Priorities and Accomplishments for Legislative Session.
Hon. Peter Harckham, Senator, 40th Senate District, New York State Senate Environmental Conservation Committee.
Hon. Steven Otis, Assembly Member91st District, New York State Assembly Environmental Conservation Committee.
Hon. Sara Kaye, Councilmember, City of New Rochelle
Hon. Patrick Ryan, County Executive, Ulster County
Kenneth (KC) Sahl Northeast Energy Market Leader, VHB
Willie Janeway Executive Director, Adirondack Council
The Acting General Counsel of USEPA has been invited to comment on the Priorities and Goals of the Biden Administration
Melissa Hoffer, Principal Deputy General Counsel, Acting General Counsel, USEPA
Non-NYSBA members(including non-attorneys) can register for this event complimentary using the following link : Click Here
- May 19, 2021
- 10:00 AM
- 1:00 PM
- Virtual Participation