Jodi Smith Of Counsel
Jodi Smith is an experienced environmental and land use attorney who represents real estate developers, commercial property owners, manufacturers, energy project developers, and waste management companies.
Jodi's experience includes a broad range of permitting, compliance and enforcement issues, including CERCLA, RCRA, the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act, the Toxic Substances Control Act, the California Environmental Quality Act, and others.
She represents developers and other businesses in real estate transactions and corporate mergers and acquisitions involving contaminated property and management of environmental liabilities, including environmental and land use due diligence, drafting and negotiating environmental provisions in purchase and sale agreements, land use covenants, and other strategic agreements, and environmental insurance.
Jodi also represents manufacturing companies in regard to compliance, supply chain management and claims filed by plaintiffs regarding environmental, consumer product, and work place exposures under product safety laws such as Proposition 65 and the Consumer Products Safety Improvement Act.
J.D., Vermont Law School, 1998
B.A., University of Texas, 1983
Bar Admissions State Bar of California
Advisor and past Chair, Environmental Law Section, State Bar of California
Member, Board of Directors, Resources for Community Development