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Grant Gilezan Co-Chairs and Presents at New Lawyers Seminar

December 15, 2014

Grant P. Gilezan, Detroit-based Member and Leader of Dykema’s Environmental Law Practice Group, served as Co-Chair of the New Lawyers Seminar, hosted by U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, the Federal Bar Association and the State Bar of Michigan’s Young Lawyers Section. The program was designed to assists recent law graduates to understand the fundamental procedures followed in both federal and state courts.

Gilezan also gave a presentation titled, “Environmental Law Overview for New Lawyers,” which touched on a number of environmental law topics, including:

  • Federal and state regulators
  • Federal and state courts
  • Cleanup liability
  • CERCLA
  • Part 201
  • Corporate liability issues
  • The Clean Water Act
  • The Clean Air Act
  • The Resource Conservation and Recovery Act and Part 111
  • Regulatory impact on transactions
  • Due diligence
  • Due care
  • Deal-making tools

To view corresponding the PowerPoint presentation, click here.