Todd Terhune is an experienced environmental attorney with particular emphasis on environmental due diligence, ISRA compliance, water and wetlands, worker health and safety, environmental insurance, site remediation, environmental permitting, environmental cost recovery, and other environmental regulatory compliance issues that arise in connection with real estate and business transactions, or as a result of regulatory action.
Todd’s practice encompasses a wide range of environmental issues in transactional, regulatory compliance and enforcement matters and he routinely engages with and appears before the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) and the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA). He is also chair of the Firm’s Environmental and Land Use, and member of the firm’s Environmental Remediation Management and Commercial Real Estate Groups.
While Todd’s practice is based in New Jersey, he has also advised clients with projects located throughout North America, Europe, Australia and Asia.
With more than two decades of practicing exclusively in the environmental field — initially as a licensed Professional Engineer and currently as an attorney –Todd brings a practical, business-oriented approach to solving environmental problems faced by industry and commercial and industrial real estate developers and owners.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Todd was an environmental engineering consultant and focused on environmental due diligence, soil and groundwater contamination assessment, environmental permitting, and landfill gas assessment and control. Todd’s technical background has proven to be an invaluable value-added asset when negotiating technicallydriven
legal issues with environmental consultants, LSRP’s, regulators and adversaries. During law school, Todd served as a law clerk to the USEPA.