Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) January 13, 2015
Jillian C. Bunyan, Environmental attorney in the Philadelphia office of the international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will speak at the 2015 Determining Land Ownership and Access Rights seminar, hosted by HalfMoon Education, Inc. The seminar will take place Jan. 14, 2015, in Fort Washington, Pa.
Bunyan’s lecture will cover the history and development of water rights in the United States. Additionally, she will address the intricacies of Pennsylvania law regarding land boundary determination near the water line, access rights to surface waters, rights to groundwater, and complying with regulations restricting access to, and use of, surface water and groundwater.
The upcoming seminar aims to bring together title insurance professionals, landmen, engineers, attorneys, and surveyors, and will also include sessions on Locating Land Interest on Paper; Identifying, Classifying, and Locating Easements; Avoiding, Identifying, and Resolving Ethical Issues in Land Transactions and Disputes; and Resolving Boundary Disputes.
Bunyan focuses her practice on environmental and energy matters. She helps clients navigate energy transactions and policy and represents clients in litigation with a focus on contaminated sediment and oil and gas disputes. Prior to joining the firm, Bunyan handled air, waste and toxics enforcement matters in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Regional Counsel in Seattle, Wash.
About Greenberg Traurig’s– Environmental Practice
Greenberg Traurig’s Environmental Practice assists clients with issues under the environmental and natural resource laws that affect their businesses. The firm’s attorneys assist in transactions, defend clients in enforcement actions, ensure the understanding and satisfaction of regulatory requirements, prepare for and respond to emergencies, craft approaches for legacy cleanup issues, and develop solutions for product regulation, market access, and environmental policy challenges.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1750 attorneys serving clients from 37 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is among the “Power Elite” in the 2014 BTI Client Relationship Scorecard report, which assesses the nature and strength of law firms' client relationships.