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Greenhouse Publishes “The Ghost of Water Wars Future”

ELG attorney Jeremy Greenhouse‘s latest environmental law article, The Ghosts of Water Wars Future” has been selected as the cover story for the August 2021 edition of the official Minnesota State Bar Association magazine, Bench & Bar. In the article, Greenhouse describes projected freshwater shortages in North America, discusses historical and contemporary attempts to divert water from the Great Lakes to other parts of the country, and examines how well the Great Lakes Compact can stand up to increased political pressure from water-starved states to allow more diversions in the years ahead. In the article, Greenhouse interviews Sherry Enzler, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources general counsel, as well as Peter Johnson, deputy director of the Conference of Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Governors and Premiers and the principal author of the compact.

Jeremy Greenhouse Named to 2021 Super Lawyers List for Environmental Law

ELG is proud to announce that Thomson Reuters has named partner Jeremy P. Greenhouse one of only two 2021 Minnesota Super Lawyers for environmental law. Each year, Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a multiphase selection process, combining peer nominations and evaluations with independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. The objective is to create a credible, comprehensive, and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching for legal counsel. No more than 5% of attorneys in any given state are selected by Super Lawyers to receive this honor. The annual listing can be viewed here.

Jeremy Greenhouse to Continue Writing Monthly Environmental Law Column in State Bar Magazine

ELG Named a 2021 “Best Law Firm”

The Environmental Law Group, Ltd., is honored to have again been named a “Best Law Firm” in the 2020 list of the nation’s top law firms compiled by U.S. News and World Report – Best Lawyers. ELG was named a Tier 2 firm in the Minneapolis Metro area in the area of Environmental Law. The “Best Law Firms” rankings are generated through a rigorous evaluation process based on client and lawyer evaluations and peer review from leading attorneys in their field.

ELG Attorney Jeremy Greenhouse Named 2020 Minnesota Super Lawyer for Environmental Law

ELG is proud to announce that Thomson Reuters has named partner Jeremy P. Greenhouse a 2020 Minnesota Super Lawyer for environmental law. Each year, Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a multiphase selection process, combining peer nominations and evaluations with independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. The objective is to create a credible, comprehensive, and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching for legal counsel. No more than 5% of attorneys in any given state are selected by Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

Jeremy Greenhouse to Present at 2019 CSWEA/AWMA Conference on the Environment

ELG attorney Jeremy Greenhouse  will present at this year’s Central States Water Environment/Air and West Management Associations – Upper Midwest Section’s Conference on the Environment.  Jeremy will be speaking on state and federal Water Law Updates occurring over the last year. The Conference will be held on November 7, 2019, at the Minneapolis Convention Center.  Further details on the conference can be found here and registration is available here.

Jeremy Greenhouse to Write Monthly Environmental Law Column in State Bar Magazine

ELG partner Jeremy Greenhouse will be writing a monthly environmental law column for the Minnesota State Bar Association‘s official magazine, Bench & Bar, beginning in June 2019.The column will summarize key state and national legal developments in the areas of environmental, energy, and natural resources law. Jeremy has been writing the column each year since 2014.

ELG Attorney Jeremy Greenhouse Featured Commentator for Minnesota Litigator Blog

ELG attorney Jeremy Greenhouse was featured April 29, 2019, as a guest commentator for the Minnesota Litigator blog. Jeremy opined on the April 22, 2019, decision from the Minnesota Court of Appeals regarding the Minnesota Environmental Rights Act and the Public Trust Doctrine in the high-profile lawsuit against the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources over water levels in White Bear Lake.