Warner Norcross & Judd LLP today announced that Scott D. Hubbard has been named chairperson of the Firm's Environmental Law Group.
Recognized as the largest and most experienced environmental practice in the state, Warner Norcross has a 20-member practice group that handles a wide variety of environmental issues, including air, surface water and ground water, solid and hazardous waste, agricultural, mining, natural resources and related issues. The firm regularly works with legislative policy and development, regulatory compliance and auditing, state and federal permitting, investigation and cleanup, and other areas.
Warner Norcross also has an extensive litigation practice in environmental law, regularly handling brownfield, Superfund, toxic torts, enforcement defense, environmental insurance and other issues. The firm also works actively to identify, secure and maximize the financial and tax incentives for developers.
A partner in the firm’s Grand Rapids office, Hubbard concentrates his practice exclusively in environmental law. He provides counsel to a wide variety of industrial, retail, institutional and municipal clients on environmental liability, compliance and planning, and alternative energy development and contracting. He is recognized as a Michigan Super Lawyer for his environmental work.
Active professionally, he has held leadership positions and is currently a member of the State Bar of Michigan and American Bar Association. He is also active on various environmental committees for the Michigan Bankers Association, Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Michigan Manufacturers Association, and TerraLex.
Hubbard serves on the board of the Child and Family Resource Council in Grand Rapids and is the past president of St. Cecilia Music Center.
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Warner Norcross & Judd LLP is one of the leading law firms in Michigan and one of the top 200 in the nation. With nearly 220 attorneys in Grand Rapids, Southfield, Sterling Heights, Lansing, Holland and Muskegon, Warner Norcross is a full-service provider of legal services. Nearly half of our partners are listed in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Warner Norcross has been recognized as a national leader in client service among law firms by BTI Consulting, as one of the nation's leading employment law firms by Workforce Management, as one of the 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For in both West Michigan and Metro Detroit and as one of the Best Michigan Businesses by Corp! Magazine. The Firm represents local, statewide, regional, national and international clients in all areas of business and civil law.