Sarah Campbell Smith focuses on a variety of environmental and energy law matters, with emphasis on the environmental aspects of corporate and real estate transactions. She represents real estate developers, corporations, private equity funds, and financial institutions in environmental site assessment, due diligence, estimation and disclosure of environmental liability, pollution legal liability insurance, environmental indemnification, cleanup requirements, and cost recovery issues.
In addition, corporations rely on Sarah’s sound advice on potential environmental liabilities, risk management, and the redevelopment of brownfield sites. She has counseled clients on environmental regulatory compliance, and has successfully resolved regulatory enforcement actions and litigation.
- J.D., Stetson University College of Law, 1999, with honors
- B.S., Florida State University, 1994
Bar Admissions : District of Columbia; Florida
Professional Experience :
- United States Department of Justice, Civil Division, Constitutional & Specialized Torts Section, Washington, D.C.
- Law Clerk to the Honorable James Dauksch, Jr., Florida Fifth District Court of Appeals, Daytona Beach, Florida
- Federal Judicial Intern to the Honorable Chief Judge Elizabeth Kovachevich, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, Tampa, Florida
- Intern, United States Department of Justice, Environment & Natural Resources Division, Washington, D.C.
- The Florida Bar, Environmental and Land Use Law Section, Member
- The District of Columbia Bar, Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources Section, Member
- Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, Natural Resources and Management Committee, Member
- Stetson University College of Law, International Environmental Moot Court Competition, Judge
- Perez Art Museum Miami, Contemporaries, Founding Member
- Friends of the New World Symphony, National Council
- American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) Task Groups 2137 and 2173 (Estimation and Disclosure of Environmental Liability), Past Member
- Women’s Council on Energy and the Environment, Washington, D.C., Past Member
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