Energy and Environment Task Force
The following list of individuals
drafted the MBA
Lawyers Environmental Pledge and Green Guidelines, Office
Management and Green
Guidelines, Landscape Management.
The task force is not currently
working on any offical Eco-Challenge business.
Brian D. Bixby is chair of the MBA's Taxation
Law Section. Bixby is a state planning, fiduciary administration
and probate court litigator at Burns & Levinson LLP in Boston,
where he chairs the Private Client Group. Bixby is a Cohasset
Jennifer L. Caputi is a principal owner of the
law firm of Martinelli Caputi LTD in Warwick, RI, where she
practices real estate law in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
David A. Cetola is an environmental litigation
and land use associate at the law firm of McRoberts, Roberts &
Rainer LLP in Boston. Cetola lives in Somerville.
David J. Dennis is the managing member of the
Law Office of David J. Dennis and Associates, LLC. in Fall River,
where he lives. His areas of practice include elder law and estate
planning, domestic relations, personal injury, criminal defense and
Scott W. Foster is a partner at Bulkley,
Richardson and Gelinas LLP in Springfield. A resident of
Longmeadow, Foster specializes in corporate and business law with a
focus on mergers and acquisitions.
Jeffrey S. Glassman is a personal injury
attorney with his own practice in Boston, where he lives. Glassman
has practiced personal injury law since 1991. He formed the
non-profit, RainforestMaker, and created Lawyers Accountable To The
Earth, or LATTE.
Paul R. Kennedy is an associate at the law firm
of Cornell & Gollub in Boston. Kennedy focuses his practice in
automotive products and asbestos and lives in West Roxbury.
Susan M. Reid is co-chair of the Energy and
Environment Task Force and a senior attorney for the Conservation
Law Foundation in Boston, where she also serves as director of the
Massachusetts Clean Energy and Climate Change Initiative. Reid
specializes in environmental law, focusing on cases related to
climate change, and lives in Jamaica Plain.
Nancy B. Reiner is co-chair of the Energy and
Environment Task Force and executive director of Counsel on Call in
Boston. Reiner lives in Lexington.
Leah A. Rochwarg is a partner at Seyfarth Shaw
LLP in Boston, where she specializes in all aspects of construction
law and litigation. Rochwarg, a LEEDAccredited Professional, is a
member of Seyfarth's Alternative Energy and Climate Change Group
and counsels clients on risk management issues, including unique
issues arising on Green building projects. Rochwarg lives in
Debra L. Smith is a solo practitioner in
Watertown. Smith concentrates her practice in the area of family
and juvenile law.
David W. White Jr. is immediate past president
of the MBA and a partner at Breakstone, White & Gluck PC in
Boston, where he specializes in civil litigation. White lives in
Westwood, where he founded the non-profit Westwood Land Trust Inc.
and has chaired the town's Organization for the Preservation of the
Environment and Nature.
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get involved e-mail Eco-challenge.