When:  4/23/2020    12:00 PM – 1:15 PM
Where:  Online Only. CA

City and County governments oversee environmental remediation, hazardous waste compliance, and storm water and wastewater compliance. This panel will focus on local authority to compel compliance. The panelists will discuss both the administrative enforcement process and enforcement in the courts.

Among other topics, the speakers will provide practical tips for attorneys representing entities that are involved in an enforcement action, and they will also discuss some recent actions and the lessons learned.


  • The legal authority and range of environmental issues handled by local
  • Practical tips for attorneys representing clients involved in local enforcement
  • Recent trends and future directions in local environmental enforcement

This is the third of a three part-series on environmental enforcement.
The Environmental Enforcement Series: Enforcement of State Laws available by webcast.
The Environmental Enforcement Series: Enforcement of Federal Laws available by webcast.


Jake Madden
San Mateo County Health

Casey Fitzgerald
City of San Jose Pretreatment Program, Division Manager

Gregory Alker
Assistant District Attorney
Special Prosecutions Unit, White Collar Crime Division
San Francisco District Attorney’s Office]


Leah Goldberg
Cooper White & Cooper LLP

Section Chair

Catherine W. Johnson, Environmental General Counsel LLP

For a printable flyer, click here.

Lunch: This is a brown bag luncheon.
Event Code: G202904

Event Details

Start Date: April 23, 2020End Date: April 23, 2020Location: On LineAdditional Event Details