GREGORY S. McELROY
Greg McElroy represents industrial, government, agricultural, utility,
and natural resource clients throughout Washington.
Since 1985 his practice has
included general litigation, business disputes, land-use permitting,
land transactions, the siting of controversial facilities, hazardous
waste cleanup and defense, the defense of clean water act citizen suits
filed against the cattle and dairy industries, regulatory and permit
matters for industrial facilities, land-use permits, and energy
projects, including geothermal, wind energy, and oil and gas leasing.
Before attending law school, McElroy held senior level staff and management positions in local and regional government. He served as executive director of a regional planning and environmental regulation agency responsible for state and federal programs including air and water quality regulation, transportation, land-use planning, shoreline regulation, and implementation of the State Environmental Policy Act. In private industry, McElroy supervised a regulatory affairs group for a federal contractor and was a key contributor on complex environmental, licensing and safety matters.
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