Luke Donigan

(716) 847-7033
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Mr. Donigan focuses his practice on real estate, environmental, and energy matters. He regularly supports corporate and developer clients with matters related to real estate transactions and development projects. This includes sales and acquisitions, due diligence, leasing, land use and zoning, easements, and environmental compliance. He also assists clients with legal matters and permitting under federal and state environmental laws, including the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, RCRA, and CERCLA. Mr. Donigan also advises clients on issues related to brownfield redevelopment projects complicated by the presence of hazardous substances or contaminants.

Admitted to Practice

  • New York


  • Vermont Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 2017
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, B.S., Environmental Engineering, cum laude, 2015

Professional Associations

  • Air & Waste Management Association
    • Niagara Frontier Section
  • American Bar Association
    • Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources (SEER)
    • Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section
    • Young Lawyers Division
  • Bar Association of Erie County
  • New York State Bar Association
    • Young Lawyers Section

Professional Certifications

  • Engineer in Training (EIT)

Present Activities

  • Air and Waste Management Association, Niagara Frontier Section, Board of Directors, Section Chair 2021-2022
  • Westminster Economic Development Initiative (WEDI), Board of Directors, Assistant Secretary

Past Activities

  • Student Clinician, Environmental and Natural Resources Law Clinic, Vermont Law School, 2017
  • Legal Intern, EPA Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance – Federal Facilities Enforcement Office, 2017
  • Vermont Law School Federalist Society, Co-Chair