FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 17, 2016
Oliver F. Hays
Phillips Lytle LLP
PHILLIPS LYTLE LLP ATTORNEY PATRICK T. FITZGERALD NAMED TO WNY UNITED BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Buffalo, N.Y. – Phillips Lytle Attorney Patrick T. Fitzgerald was named to the WNY United Board of Directors. The mission of WNY United is to increase awareness of the problems associated with drug and alcohol abuse, educate community stakeholders on these issues and mobilize a broad cross section of individuals and groups to participate actively in proven strategies to prevent substance abuse.
Mr. Fitzgerald focuses his practice on environmental law. He counsels clients on environmental and regulatory compliance at both the state and federal levels, including matters related to the State Environmental Quality Review Act, State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, the New York Uniform Procedures Act (environmental permits), and the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (federal and New York State programs). In addition, he advises and aids in the defense of clients that are faced with investigation and enforcement proceedings by state and federal agencies, including the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and the United States Environmental Protection Agency. His experience lends itself to a wide range of environmental regulatory and enforcement issues.