Schiff Hardin Lands Former EPA Official In Chicago

Law360, Chicago (February 20, 2013, 2:28 PM EST) -- Schiff Hardin LLP has added a former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency regional administrator as a partner in its Chicago office, luring him over from Bryan Cave LLP, the firm said Friday.

Francis X. Lyons jumped to Schiff Hardin's environmental group, bringing his practice focused on counseling clients on the environmental aspects of corporate investigations, regulatory compliance, project development and permit negotiations.

Lyons, who was also a partner at Bryan Cave, works on brownfield redevelopment, environmental audits, enforcement actions, litigation and permit appeals as well.

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