McKinney Elected Fellow in the American College of Environmental Lawyers
September 26, 2011
Wolff & Samson PC is proud to announce that John A. McKinney Jr., a member of the firm, has been elected a fellow in the American College of Environmental Lawyers.
The American College of Environmental Lawyers (ACOEL) is a national professional association of 149 distinguished lawyers who practice in the field of environmental law. Members of the ACOEL are elected based upon their professional experience and high standards in this challenging legal field.
McKinney has more than 35 years of experience representing clients facing serious environmental and occupational safety and health issues. He brings an understanding of the client’s perspective – gained from serving as in-house counsel earlier in his law career – to his law practice. McKinney represents companies in environmental litigation, enforcement and permitting matters as well as in the areas of historic preservation, site remediation and the allocation of remediation costs. In his spare time, he is an adjunct professor at Seton Hall Law School where he teaches New Jersey Environmental Law, and a founding and active member of the Justice Stewart G. Pollock Environmental American Inn Of Court.