Beth has represented public and private clients on a range of state and federal environmental law issues including M.G.L. Chapter 21E, the federal Superfund statute, the Oil Pollution Act of 1990, the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act and environmental impact laws. In litigation matters, Beth has represented clients in various matters, including in disputes over responsibility for remediation costs and property damages related to contaminated parcels, disputes under the Clean Air Act and the Clean Water Act and contract disputes. Her transactional work includes performing environmental due diligence and addressing permitting aspects of the acquisition and disposition of businesses and facilities.
Beth currently serves as a co-chair of the Boston Bar Association Environmental Law Section’s Public Policy Committee.
Prior to joining the Law Offices of Jeffrey L. Roelofs, P.C., Beth practiced environmental law at Foley Hoag LLP from 2003 to 2012. Beth received her undergraduate degree from Middlebury College, where she received a BA in Environmental Studies with a focus in Conservation Biology. She received her law degree from the University of Chicago Law School, where she was a member of the University of Chicago Legal Forum and served as Vice-President of the Environmental Law Society.
Chapter 14, “Massachusetts Clean Air Act”, Massachusetts Environmental Law (MCLE, Inc., 3d ed. 2010) (Co-authored with Adam P. Kahn)