As a partner in the firm's Environmental and Natural Resources Practice Group, Jennifer concentrates her practice on all areas of environmental and natural resources law, including advising and counseling clients on regulatory requirements, permitting, transactional issues, and enforcement matters. Jennifer also regularly represents the interests of businesses in federal and state court litigation. She was recognized with the "Distinguished Leader Award" by her peers in the 2012-2013 Leadership Lexington Class.

Practice Areas

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • Women Lawyers' Association of the Fayette County Bar
  • Fayette County Bar Association, Young Lawyers' Section
  • Kentucky Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy and Resources 
  • Washington State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy and Resources 

Professional Leadership

  • Past Chair, Kentucky Bar Association – Environment, Energy & Resources Law Section
  • Board of Directors, Fayette County Bar Association – Young Lawyers Section
  • Young Lawyer's Representative, Board of Directors, Fayette County Bar Association

Civic and Charitable Involvement

  • Development Chair, Board of Directors, Lexington Humane Society
  • Events Co-Chair, Steering Committee, Leadership Lexington Alumni Association
  • Leadership Lexington, Class of 2013
  • Steering Committee, Leadership Lexington

Honors & Awards

  • Distinguished Leader Award, Leadership Lexington 2012-2013 Class
  • Kentucky Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Award 2012-2013
  • Seattle University School of Law
    • Trustee Law Scholarship
    • Academic Achievement Scholarships
    • Award for Academic Excellence in Hazardous Waste & Toxics Regulation
  • University of Kentucky
    • Academic Scholarship

Former Employment

  • Legal Intern, U.S. EPA Office of Regional Counsel, Region X, Seattle, Washington, 2002
  • Clayton Group Services, Inc., Seattle, Washington, Environmental Consultant, 2000-2001
  • Marin Environmental, Inc., Southbridge, Massachusetts, Environmental Scientist, 1997-2000

Contributions & Published Works

  • Editor, Environmental Newsletter, Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP (published bi-monthly)
  • Contributing Author, Air Quality Letter, Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP (published quarterly)

Articles

Air Quality Letter

Environmental Letter

Events

Presentations

  • "Current Trends in Federal Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio Environmental Enforcement," 23rd Annual Business and Industry's Sustainability and Environmental, Health and Safety Symposium, Cincinnati, Ohio, March 18, 2014
  • "SCOTUS 13-14 Environmental Case Review," 12th Annual Kentucky Environmental Conference, Lexington, Kentucky, February 21, 2014
  • "Kentucky Energy Policy Update," Kentucky Chamber of Commerce's 3rd Annual Kentucky Energy Management Conference, Lexington, Kentucky, December 18, 2013
  • "Annual Compliance Certifications - The Revised Requirements," Kentucky Chamber of Commerce's 16th Annual Kentucky Environmental Permitting and Reporting Conference, Lexington, Kentucky, August 21, 2013
  • “Federal and Kentucky Environmental Laws,” Kentucky Chamber of Commerce’s Practical Compliance with EPA Regulations Course, Lexington, Kentucky, May 30, 2013
  • “Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection Update:  Statutes, Regulations & Case Law,” 2013 Kentucky Bar Association Environment, Energy, & Resources Law Section CLE Seminar, Frankfort, Kentucky, April 23, 2013
  • "Environmental Enforcement - Current Trends," 22nd Annual Business & Industry's Sustainability and Environmental, Health & Safety Symposium, Cincinnati, Ohio, March 26, 2013
  • "Liability for Contaminated Property:  The Legal and Regulatory Landscape (Including Kentucky’s Bona Fide Prospective Purchaser Exemptions)," Kentucky Chamber of Commerce 11th Annual Kentucky Environmental Conference, Lexington, Kentucky, March 5-6, 2013
  • "Alphabet Soup? A Primer on Environmental Law," Kentucky Bar Association, Kentucky Law Update, Lexington, Kentucky, October 31, 2012
  • "Environmental Law Concerns for Real Estate Lawyers," 12th Biennial Real Estate Law and Practice Institute, Lexington, Kentucky, October 26, 2012
  • "Changing Company Culture," Dakota Software Users Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, September 27, 2012
  • "Environmental Auditing and Inspection Survival," Kentucky Chamber of Commerce's Practical Compliance with EPA Regulations Course, Lexington, Kentucky, June 21, 2012
  • "Kentucky's Energy Future - Life Without Coal?" Kentucky Bar Association 2012 Annual Convention, Louisville, Kentucky, June 6, 2012
  • "Development and Use of Algae-Based Systems for Mitigation of CO2 Generated at Power Plants," 21st Annual Business & Industry's Sustainability and Environmental, Health & Safety Symposium, Cincinnati, Ohio, March 28, 2012
  • "Auditing and Inspections," Kentucky Chamber of Commerce 10th Annual Kentucky Environmental Conference, Lexington, Kentucky, March 6, 2012
  • "Digital Tools for Managing Environmental Health & Safety Responsibilities," 15th Annual Energy, Utility, and Environment Conference, Phoenix, Arizona, January 31, 2012
  • “Litigation Update,” Kentucky Chamber of Commerce’s Clean Air Act Seminar, Lexington, Kentucky, August 4, 2011 and Louisville, Kentucky, August 10, 2011
  • “Environmental Law for Lending Institutions and Real Estate Transactions,” Kentucky Bar Association 2011 Annual Convention, Lexington, Kentucky, June 15, 2011 
  • "Digital Tools for Managing Environmental Health & Safety Responsibilities," 20th Annual Business and Industry's Sustainability & Environmental, Health & Safety Symposium, Cincinnati, Ohio, March 29-30, 2011
  • "The Clean Air Transport Rule and Other Major Air Developments – Implications for Industry," Kentucky Chamber of Commerce 9th Annual Kentucky Environmental Conference, Lexington, Kentucky, March 24-25, 2011
  • "The Federal/State Relationship and Impact on Air Permitting," Kentucky Chamber of Commerce's 13th Annual Kentucky Environmental Permitting and Reporting Conference, Lexington, Kentucky, October 13-14, 2010
  • "Recycling and the Revised Definition of Solid Waste," Kentucky Chamber of Commerce 7th Annual Kentucky Environmental Conference, Lexington, Kentucky, February 17-18, 2009
  • "CERCLA Management By the Book," Kentucky Chamber of Commerce's Practical Compliance with EPA Regulations Seminar, Lexington, Kentucky, June 9-10, 2008
 
 
 
 
 
 

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